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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Dulcie

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit and purl stitches
  • Provisional cast-on
  • Short rows
  • Kitchener stitch

Pattern Description:

Here we have a Hat which is a cross between a beret and a cloche! This style suits a wide range of people and is both casual and elegant.

Dulcie is knit sideways, using short rows for shaping and provisional cast-on couple with kitchener stitch for a professional, seam free finish.

Tutorials for specialist techniques can be downloaded from the Designer's website; a link is included in the pattern.


Gauge 20sts x 24rows to 10cm/4inches

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • To fit size: 18/19 (20/21, 22/23) inches, 45.5/48 (51/53, 56/58.5)cm
  • Finished size:16 (18, 20) inches, 40.75 (45.75, 51) cm


  • 4oz/113g/256m/280yds Cherry Tree Hill Potluck Worsted

You Will Also Need:

  • Pair 4mm straight needles
  • 4mm crochet hook
  • 2m/2yd waste yarn
  • Tapestry needle

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Woolly Wormhead is a Hat architect. With a background in industrial, sculptural and fine art Textiles, these influences can be seen in her work; having always been a lover of Hats and a life-long ...

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