Whip up a lacy yet warm accessory that's perfect for transitional weather and only takes 1 skein of yarn. This floral beret can be worn in the traditional style or as a slouchy tam. Worked from the top down using basic stitches, the hat begins with floral lace and chainspace shaping that transitions to solid stitches and a simply textured row brim. Suggestions are given for easy ways to customize the fit. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Basic stitches (ch, sc, hdc, dc), decreases, working in the round, following a pattern GAUGE First 4 rounds worked measures 3 7/8" in diameter. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Circumference measures 17" at brim but will stretch to fit most head sizes. Beret measures10 1/4" in diameter at widest point.