"A modern take on a classic beanie hat with the stitch of the season, - The Honeycomb. Worked flat or circular this is a really quick knit." - Jo Storie
Ability: Easy Skills Required: You will need to be able to work a basic rib and a simple cable and be able to decrease stitches. Yarn Type: I used I used 100% Italian Merino Wool in Aran weight from Baruffa in oatmeal 302 colour (Machine Washable), 2 x 50g balls (68m/74y per 50g) Yarn Weight: Aran
Sizes to Fit:
Child Circumference to fit up to 46cm/18in Knitted measurements approx: height 22cm/8 ¾ in, circumference 36cm/14in You will need: 80g (109m/118y)
Adult Female Circumference to fit up to 56cm/22in Knitted measurements approx: height 24cm/9 ¼in, circumference 41cm/16in You will need: 100g (136m/148y)
Adult Male Circumference to fit up to 61cm/24in Knitted measurements approx: height 29cm/11 ½in, length 48cm/19in You will need: 100g (136m/148y)
*Requires approx.2 x 50g balls (68m/74y per 50g). Yarn amounts are based on average requirements and are approximate. You may wish to order an extra ball/skein to be sure you have sufficient yarn.
Materials Required: You will need: One pair 4 ½ mm (US 7) straight needles Tapestry needle for sewing up
Tension: In st st using 4 ½mm (US 7) needles: 18sts x 23sts over 10 x 10cm (4 x 4in)
*Tensions are provided should you wish to substitute an alternative yarn to that suggested by us. Please ensure you knit a tension square to check that the yarn is suitable as not all yarns will give a like for like result.