This pattern is in English // Denne opskrift er på engelsk.
Beret No. 1 is a classic beret. It is worked from the bottom up in the round. As the work progresses, you will either change to double pointed needles or use the magic loop method.
S/M (54-57 cm [21.25-22.5 inches]), M-L (58-61 cm [22.75-24 inches])
2.5 mm (40 cm) [US 2 (16 inches)] circular needles
3 mm (60 or 80 cm) [US 3 (24 or 32 inches] circular needles
3 mm [US 3] double pointed needles
In stocking stitch using 3 mm [US 3] needles.
23 sts / 36 rows = 10 x 10 cm [4 x 4 inches].
Note, remember the needle sizes mentioned are only a suggestion. Always make a swatch to check your gauge before knitting to ensure the correct proportions of your hat.
50 (50) gr. Cashmere Me, Gepard Garn, 25 gr. / 180 m.
Work the beret using two strands of the yarn held together.
25 (25) gr. Cashmere Me, Gepard Garn, 25 gr. / 180 m.
held together with…
25 (25) gr. Kid Seta, Gepard Garn, 25 gr. / 210 m.
Work the beret using two strands held together, one of each of the above.
Approx. 1 m of knitting elastic
If you would like a pompom at the top of the beret, you can either use Cashmere Me or leftovers in your stash in a contrasting colour.