Allerton slouchy beanie hat - knitting pattern
This skater style slouchy beanie makes great use of slipped stitches with variegated yarns. Instructions are included to customise the pattern to make a truly unique Hat.
Skills required: Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, specialist cast-on, slipped sts
Pattern contents: Written instructions; illustrated tutorials for Crochet Provisional Cast-on and Garter Stitch Kitchener
- Illustrated knitting pattern
- Metric and imperial measurements
- Sizes to fit 16 (18, 20, 22, 24) in/40.75 (45.75, 50.75, 55.75, 61) cm
- Illustrated tutorials for Crochet Provisional Cast-on and Garter Stitch Kitchener
Materials you need at home:
- 159 (203, 251, 305, 364) yd/152 (194, 240, 291, 347) m sock weight/4ply yarn (sample shown in Manos del Uruguay Alegría)
- 66yd/63m yarn for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in Garter St.
- Set 2.25mm/UK13/US1 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
- Stitch marker as necessary
- 2.25mm crochet hook
- Tapestry needle
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