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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Forestry

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit and purl stitches
  • increases and decreases
  • lace, eyelets & yarnovers
  • knitting in the round

Pattern Description:

Forestry is a lightweight beanie, ideal for spring and summer or warmer climes.

The lace pattern grows out from the brim and gently works it's way towards the crown, where the shaping is elegantly worked into the lace pattern.

The brim is reminiscent of the base of trees, the trunks; the the body lace pattern reflects the branches and the crown detail is like the tips of the trees, delicate and whimsical.

Pattern is provided in both written and charted format.


26sts x 32rows to 10cm/4inches

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • To fit size: 16-18 (19-21, 22-24) in, 40.5-45.5 (48.5-53.5, 56-61) cm
  • Finished size: 15 (17.5, 20) in, 38 (44.5, 51) cm


  • 100g/383yds/350m Fyberspates 4ply Scrumptious
  • OR 100g/349m/382yds Fleece Artist Merino 2/6

You Will Also Need:

  • Set 2.75mm DPNs
  • Tapestry needle
  • stitch marker as necessary
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Women, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized
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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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