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Bavarian Twist Short-Row Cap

from Mountain Mist Fiberworks
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Bavarian Twist Short-Row Cap
Bavarian Twist Short-Row Cap
Bavarian Twist Short-Row Cap
Bavarian Twist Short-Row Cap
Bavarian Twist Short-Row Cap
Bavarian Twist Short-Row Cap

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • cast on
  • knit into back of stitch
  • purl into back of stitch
  • slip a stitch
  • cross 2-and 3-stitch cables
  • work short rows with wraps
  • pick up stitches from a chain selvedge edge

Pattern Description:

This cap is comfortable, super soft, and warm, and frames the face nicely. It is knitted flat with short rows forming the crown, and grafted together in pattern for a seamless look. A few stitches are picked up at the very top of the crown, and the yarn drawn through them to gather the crown together.

The 9-page pattern includes both charted and written instructions for the body of the cap, and a 4-page photo tutorial showing how to graft the stitches in pattern, as well as photos of the completed cap.

Gauge:

In Garter Stitch,
8.5 stitches = 2 inches; 14 rows = 2 inches

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 20.5 inches in circumference; 7.5 inches high

Materials:

  • Cascade Cash Vero, 2 balls
  • Size 8 needles
  • yarn needle
  • cable needle
  • safety-pin type stitch marker

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Cascade Cash Vero
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I was taught the basics of knitting, crochet, embroidery, and sewing by my grandmother when I was young. I have found that I enjoy doing a variety of fiber related crafts, and have over the years ...

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