Berries Slouchy Beanie

LOOM: Flexee Loom Regular, 66 pegs (33 links).

YARN:  Approx 95 yards acrylic/wool blend, bulky #5 weight yarn. Sample was worked with Mandala Watercolors in Icy Grape (164yd/150m; 3.5oz/100g).

NOTIONS:  Tapestry needle, row counter, scissors.

GAUGE: 8 sts x 10 rows = 2” blocked on Flexee Loom Regular.

SIZE: Shown in adult women’s size, worked on the Flexee Loom Regular. (Fits up to a 21” head circumference.

ABBREVIATIONS

Approx=Approximately

K=knit stitch (true knit stitch or u-stitch recommended)

P=purl stitch

St(s)=stitch(es)

Rep=repeat

Rnd(s)=rounds

P3tog=purl 3 stitches together (a decrease)

k2tog=knit 2 stitches together (a decrease)

yo=yarn over

NOTES

A chart has been provided for the stitch pattern. The stitch pattern is multiple of 6 sts; 4-rnd repeat. The pattern follows the stitch pattern from Rnd 11-14. See stitch video at end of pattern.

 

 

 

 

 

 

INSTRUCTIONS

Cast on 66 sts, join to work in the round.

Round 1-10: *k1, p1; rep from * to end.

Rnd 11: *yo, p3tog, yo, p3; rep from * to end.

Rnd 12: *p3, k3; rep from * to end.

Rnd 13: *p3, yo, p3tog; rep from * to end.

Rnd 14: *k3, p3; rep from * to end.

Repeat Rnds 11-14 until hat measures approx. 7 inches from cast-on edge.

Crown Decrease*

Next rnd: *k2tog, k2; rep from * to end.

Next rnd: k to end.

*The crown decrease can be omitted and instead complete a regular gather bind-off method using all the stitches. In this case, knit the hat until it reaches approximately 7 inches in length.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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