Rose Red

Top down lace and cable beret

A slouchy beret featuring a lace and cable pattern that grows organically out from a centre flower.

  • CONSTRUCTION

    Rose Red is worked from the top down with a simple I-cord beginning and features shaping incorporated into the stitch pattern and ends with a cabled band worked in one piece with the hat. The pattern is given in three sizes to ensure a perfect fit and the directions are fully written out and charted.

    VERSION INFORMATION

    rosered.pdf

  • YARN 

    185[220, 250] yards / 170[200, 230] metres of DK weight yarn.
    Shown in Orkney Angora St. Magnus DK 50% lambswool 50% angora in Scarlet.
    St. Denis Nordique 100% Wool in 5858 Red.

    NOTIONS 

    Cable needle, stitch marker, tapestry needle.

  • Blog post - Using charts
    Technique Thursday - Cabling without a cable needle




Details

Gauge

24 sts and 30 rnds = 10cm / 4" in stocking stitch.

Sizing


Supplies

Yarn

85[220, 250] yards / 170[200, 230] metres of DK weight yarn.
Shown in Orkney Angora St. Magnus DK 50% lambswool 50% angora in Scarlet.
St. Denis Nordique 100% Wool in 5858 Red.

Needles and notions

Size 6 US / 4mm 16" / 40cm circular and double pointed needles


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