Pressée à froid

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Pressée à froid Pattern


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Knitting: Pressée à froid
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Pattern Details:

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Women, Girls



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Worked in the round
  • Travelling stitches(cables)

Pattern Description:

This hat named for his color, presse froid from Julie Asselin, is my interpretation from a hat seen in french movie "Les tribulations d'une caissire". While I was watching the movie, I couldn't stop looking at this hat and trying to understand how to do it myself. Then, I picked up my needles, yarn and note pad. Et voila! If you're working with smaller needles and yarn, it makes a wonderful hat for kid :) Enjoy!

*Pattern is French AND english*


10m x 10row with 8mm needle stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Women medium 55cm (21 1/2") head circumference)


  • 1hank, Julie Asselin Zetta (85% wool, 15% alpaca), color Presse froid, 115g, 123m/135yds
  • 1 set 8mm circular needles 16"
  • 1 set 8mm dpn

You Will Also Need:

  • 1 stitch marker
  • 1 wool needle

Suggested yarn:

135 yards of Chunky weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Julie Asselin, Zetta


Presse froid

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About Designer

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My grand-ma taught me knitting when I was 10, but as I was a very good student, I became too good for her. Then, when I was in hight school, I took classes to the LYS. It was not in fashion to knit at that time and pattern were old fashion style. I'm so happy that it's now in fashion and that internet is just wave of freshnss for this craft! I have a fashion degree and creating is just natural ...

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