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Half Theory beanie - knitting pattern

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    • Illustrated knitting pattern
    • Metric and imperial measurements
    • Sizes to fit 18.5 (21.5, 24) in/47 (54.5, 61) cm (Finished size 16 (18.75, 21.25) in/40.75 (47.5, 54) cm)
    • Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorial for Alternate Cable Cast-on


    Based on the theories of halves, this new design is a beanie full of intriguing details - from the half-life motif right through to the unique crown shaping formula.

    The pattern is provided in both written and charted format, with 3 sizes that covers 12 months through to large adult. An illustrated tutorial covering the specialist cast on is also included, providing you with everything you need to knit your new Hat.

    Skills required: 
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, twisted sts. specialist cast-on.

24 sts x 38 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.5mm needles over St.St. 
 24 sts x 37 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.5mm needles over 1x1 Twisted Rib, lightly stretched

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    Materials you need at home:

    • 103 (135, 177) yd/95 (124, 163) m light DK weight, plied yarn (Sample shown in The Little Knitting Company Cashmere & Yak (95yd/87m/25g; 42% Cashmere, 40% Yak,18% Wool))
40yd/37m yarn for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.

    • Set 3.5mm/UK–/US4 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge

    • Stitch marker as necessary

    • Tapestry needle