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Sherbert Fountain

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Sherbert Fountain
Sherbert Fountain
Sherbert Fountain
Sherbert Fountain

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit and purl stitches
  • intarsia
  • provisional cast-on
  • short rows
  • kitchener stitch

Pattern Description:

This striking retro beret is knitted using intarsia and colourwork techniques. The sideways construction means that the colourwork is not as complicated as it may first appear, because the Hat is created by knitting a series of panels.

Pattern instructions include 5 sizes, from 6mths through to large adult.

Instructions are provided in charted format only, links to specialis techniques are included.


22sts x 28rows to 10cm/4inches

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • To fit size: 16 (18, 20, 22, 24) inches, 41 (45.75, 51, 56, 61) cm
  • Finished size: 13.5 (16, 17.25, 20, 22.8) inches, 34.5 (40.75, 44, 51, 58) cm


  • 50g/125m/136yds of Main colour (MC) DK 25g/113m/118yds each of 2nd, 3rd & 4th colours
  • Rowan Pure Wool DK

You Will Also Need:

  • Pair of 3.75mm straight needles
  • 3.75mm crochet hook
  • approx. 2m/2yd waste yarn
  • tapestry needle
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Women, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized, Infant/Baby
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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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