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Chicane Pattern


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Knitting: Chicane
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Girls



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knitting and purling in the round
  • Decreasing
  • Connecting a hem (instructions included in pattern)

Pattern Description:

A slightly slouched beanie hat worked in the round.
The brim is a folded hem with purl bump.
A purled pattern creates the zig zagging line throughout.
The crown decreases in a crossed section.
Chicane is named after the zig zagging pattern.


22 sts / 30 rows = 4 inches in stocking stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Will fit Adult head from 22 - 25 inches


  • 2 x 50g/115 yards/105 meters DROPS Merino Extra Fine DK / 8ply in blue. Approximately 75 g needed for pattern
  • 1 Size 4mm (16 in) circular needle
  • 1 Set of size 4mm DPN's

You Will Also Need:

  • 1 yarn needle
  • 1 stitch marker

Suggested yarn:

190 yards of DK weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

DROPS Merino Extra Fine DK / 8ply



About Designer

About Designer

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by Kydel
Evenwood, UK
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My nana taught me to knit when I was 6 yrs old. I have since picked up and put down the needles a lot. I think I now have a firm grasp of them permanently. Lets say I'm hooked.

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