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Merino Special Family Beanie A281

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  • Mondial Merino Special Wool Acrylic Blend Yarn, Lavender- 50g
    Mondial Merino Special Wool Acrylic Blend Yarn, Lavender- 50g
    SKU# 23399334-02162
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SKU# PR-A281
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Merino Special (QTY depends on size - see chart)
5.00mm Knitting Needles
Wool Needle
Pom Pom Maker


Merino Special is the perfect yarn to create a simple beanie such as this!

Beanie: Using 5.00mm needles and MC, cast on 69 (71-73-75-77) sts. 1st row: K2, * P1, K1, rep from * to last st, K1. 2nd row: K1, * P1, K1, rep from * to end. Last 2 rows form rib. Work a further 4 (4-6-6-8) rows rib. Beg Stripe Patt 1: Using C1, work 2 rows stocking st. Using MC, work 4 rows stocking st. Last 6 rows form stripe patt 1. Cont in stripe patt 1 until work measures 8 (9-10-11-11) cm from beg, ending with a purl row. Beg Stripe Patt 2: Keeping stripe patt correct as placed, cont in stripe patt but now work C2 in place of C1, until work measures 11 (13-14-16-17) cm from beg, ending with a knit row. Next row: Purl and inc 2 (dec 0-dec 2-dec 4-dec 6) sts evenly across 71 sts. Shape Crown: 1st row: Keeping stripe patt correct, K1, * K2tog, K5, rep from * to end 61 sts. 2nd and alt rows: Purl. 3rd row: K1, * K2tog, K4, rep from * to end. 5th row: K1, * K2tog, K3, rep from * to end. 7th row: K1, * K2tog, K2, rep from * to end. 9th row: K1, * K2tog, K1, rep from * to end. 11th row: K1, * K2tog, rep from * to end. 12th row: P1, * P2tog, rep from * to end 6 sts. Break off yarn, run end through rem sts, draw up tightly and fasten off securely. Finishing: Join back seam. Sew in all ends. Using MC, make a pom pom and attach securely to top of crown. Measurements: See Chart. Tension: 16 sts and 22 rows to 10cm over stocking st, using 5.00mm needles.
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