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InstructionsUses fancy rib and easy custom decreasing for a neat crown.
Textured Slouchy Beanie
Pearmain is knitted in the round in a fancy rib pattern called Beaded Rib. The ribbed stitch is easy to do and produces an interesting fabric with two different sides.
Sizes: Extra Small (Small, Medium, Large, Extra Large)Shown here in size Medium.
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Type of item: Accessory
Style: Hipster, Cute, Casual, Whimsical, Funky, Romantic, Outdoorsy
Materials Yarns Wool, Silk Alpaca Blend (or any aran/worsted yarns) 96 yards/50g ball 2 x 50g balls Needles 1 long or 2 short circular needle(s) or 1 set of 5 dpns size US8 (5mm) or size needed to obtain gauge 1 stitch marker or small loop of yarn to mark beg of rnd 1 tapestry needle for weaving in ends Optional: Card or pompon maker for pompon if desired Gauge 18 sts x 24 rnds over 4 inches (10cm) in pattern Skills Used: Simple knit and purl sts. Knitting in the Round. Simple Decreases
What was your inspiration?
Varieties and Cultivars of apple.
What are you most proud of?
The decreases on the crown, as the rib disappears perfectly
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Check your row gauge, so that it is going to be long enough to get the slouch you want. Tighter rows means a shorter hat.