The slipped stitch pattern for the crown of this versatile beret is very simple and gives a light, waffle type fabric.
Knitted in the round with a double-hemmed brim, the end result is a lightweight beret, perfect for the transition into Spring (or Autumn).
One – to fit adult, finished hatband 23”/58cm.
Two-colour version (left)
Band colour (A): Filatura di Crosa Sportwool in Black
Coffee Heather 50g
Contrast colour (B): Cascade 220 Superwash Sport in
Summer Sky Heather 100g
Other suitable yarns:
Berroco Vintage DK
US Size 5/3.75mm small circular needle 16”/40cm long
US Size 6/4mm small circular needle 16”/40cm long
Optional: set of DPNs size 5/3.75mm or 6/4mm to finish
20 stitches to 4”/10cm in stocking (stockinette) stitch,
when blocked, using smaller needles. Note – this is the
hatband tension – the crown of the hat is very
stretchy and will block to fit.
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