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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Ribba

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit & purl stitches
  • knitting in the round
  • increases & decreases

Pattern Description:

Ribba is an unusual cap, influenced by conical shells. This pattern includes two different versions of the cap, yet there is only one line different between them!

Instructions are provided in written format.

Published April 2006

PDF file size: 1MB, image res. 300DPI

Product no.: WW007KRibba

Technical editor: Tana Pageler


Gauge 16sts to 10cm/4inches

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • To fit size: 20 (22, 23) inches, 51 (56, 58.5) cm
  • Finished size: 17.25 (18.75, 20.25) inches, 43.5 (47.5, 51) cm


  • 100g/137yds/126m Handspun Bulky
  • OR 100g/120m/131yds Araucania Nature

You Will Also Need:

  • Set 5mm DPNs
  • Stitch markers as necessary
  • 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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