This pattern is in English // Denne opskrift er på engelsk.
Beanie No. 4 is a classic hat worked in 2x2 rib featuring decorative decreases.
The entire hat is double-layered, which means that the top of the hat is in two layers, while the fold at the bottom is four. This gives a nice thickness and weight to the hat, as well as a good fit.
4 mm [US 6] circular needles (40 or 60 cm [16 or 24 inches])
Optionally, 4 mm [US 6] double pointed needles.
Remember that the needle size mentioned above is a suggestion only.
In 2x2 rib using 4 mm [US 6] needles
22 sts / 32 rows = 10 x 10 cm [4 x 4 inches]
NOTE! The given gauge is after washing and blocking.
before wash and blocking, the gauge is approx. 26 sts / 32 rows.
Work in two strands of yarn held together. 1 strand of Cashsock and 1 strand of lace weight yarn in either merino, cashmere or alpaca.
100 gr. Cashsock, Gepard, 50 gr. / 210 m.
held together with…
50 gr. Merino 400 Lace, Lang Yarns, 25 gr. / 200 m.
50 gr. Cashmere Lace, Gepard 25 gr. / 350 m.
50 gr. Alpaca 1, Isager, 50 gr. / 400 m.