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Felted Cloche

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Felted Cloche
Felted Cloche
Felted Cloche
Felted Cloche

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Cast on
  • Knit
  • Purl
  • Decrease
  • Knit in the round
  • Cast off

Pattern Description:

An easy, warm and flattering winter hat that is knitted and then felted. The hat includes directions for a flat brim or a rolled brim.

Gauge:

15 sts and 23 rows = 4 in/10 cm on 5.5 mm needles (Note - to facilitate felting,
the hat is knit at a looser gauge than the 17 stitches to 4 in/10cm recommended on the
ball band).

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Pre-felting: aprx. 22" circumerence and 12" length (including brim)
  • After felting: aprx. 21" circumference and 8" length (including brim)

Materials:

  • Briggs & Little Heritage - 100 % wool, 215 yd/196m per 4 oz/113 g ball; Colour 41
  • 1 set of US #9/5.5mm dpns
  • 1 US #9/5.5mm circular needle, 24" length or less (optional)

You Will Also Need:

  • Darning needle


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About the designer

I learned to knit in 2001 while recovering from an illness and quickly began modifying patterns and then designing my own garments.


My designs have since been seen in Knitty, Petite Purls, ...

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