Alafair Beret


This pretty slouchy beret was inspired by delicate Japanese knitted lace and featuring an intricate every-row lace pattern that flows up from ribbed edge. Knitted in round from the band up.

Finished Measurements: 
18 inches /48 cm brim circumference. 
8”/20 cm height from base of ribbing to top-center of crown. 
Fits average adult head sizes 20-22”/51-56 cm.

30 sts and 34 rounds = 4”/10 cm on size US3 (3.25 mm) in lace pattern, after blocking.

Size US1 (2.25 mm) and size US3 (3.25 mm): 16”(40 cm) circ. 
Set of double-pointed needles (dpns) of size US3 (3.25 mm). 
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain gauge. 


11 markers, tapestry needle, waste yarn.

Fingering weight yarn (approximate amounts): 
290 yards /261 m. 

Pattern Style: both written and charted instructions using common knitting abbreviations. Lace pattern is charted only.

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