by Alana Dakos
This beret is fun to knit and fun to wear with its lace brim and colorful stripes. Since this pattern is offered in sizes ranging from baby to adult, this is a hat that everyone in your family can enjoy. Work Molly in a solid color for a more conservative style or stripe randomly for a look all your own!
Skill Level: Intermediate
For Size: Extra Small [Small, Medium, Large, Extra Large] = Baby [Toddler, Child, Small Adult, Large Adult]
Finished Size: Brim Circumference: approx 14 [16, 18, 20, 22] inches unstretched and after blocking; Length: approx 5.5 [6, 7, 8.5, 9] inches from cast on edge to top of hat (6 [7, 8, 9.5, 10] for a slouchier version)
Yarn Required: 145 [165, 185, 215, 245] yds of a Fingering Weight Yarn
Gauge: 32 sts and 38 rows = 4" (10cm) in St st
Suggested Needle/Hook Size:
US 1 (2.25mm) 16" Circular Needle, US 3 (3.25mm) Circular Needle, and US 3 (3.25mm) Double Pointed Needles
You will also need: Stitch Markers in 2 different colors, a Darning/Tapestry Needle, and a
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