Make a jaunty beret using these easy-to-knit, easy-to-felt pattern instructions. Choose to make in a solid color or a mix of colors for one-of-a-kind creativity!
These berets knit up quickly for distinctive gifts.
No need to have flawlessly spun yarn, so this can be a good project to use with your "beginner" handspun.
Great for using up small amounts and samples, as the mixing of colors just leads to exciting, unique combinations.
Easy machine felting instructions included.
The target beret diameter after felting for each size is
Small - 10" diameter, up to hat size 7
Medium - 11" diameter, hat sizes 7 to 8
Large - 12" diameter, hat size 8 or larger
Yarn is used doubled throughout. Use a single color or your choice of several colors from dark to light to make a beret that is uniquely your creation. See sample models in photo for ideas.
about 3 stitches per inch with yarn doubled over stockinette stitch
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