Size
One size (adult)
Dimensions when completed
Beanie's circumference about 54 cm
Demand
Novita Lehto (814) multigrey less than 100 g
Other supplies
1 pair Novita 7 mm needles
Density
Stitch pattern:
Rib: Row 1:*K2,P2, rep from* to end. Row 2: *K2, P2, rep from * to end.
Basketweave stitch pattern: See chart.
Note: Beanie is worked flat.
Tension:
12 sts to 10 cm measured over basketweave stitch patt (=3 repeats).
Designer name
Minna Metsänen
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Cast on

Cast on 62 sts. Work in rib: Row 1:*K2,P2, rep from* to end. Row 2: *K2, P2, rep from * to end. These 2 rows form rib. Continue in rib until beanie meas 6 cm. Next row (RS): knit one row. Next row (WS): K1, *yrn, P1,rep from * until 1 st is left on your left hand needle, K1. (RS): Beg and ending rows as indicated, cont in patt from chart as folls: Row 2: Work 5sts as indicated in chart (from right edge), repeat 4st patt 13 times, work 5sts from left edge in chart. Cont in patt and repeat rows 1.-4. a total of 6 times.

Shaping and making up

Start decreases on WS: *P2tog,rep from * to end of row (=32sts). Knit 1 row. Next row: (WS): *P2tog,rep from * to end of row (=16sts). Knit 1 row. Break yarn leaving a long tail for joining the seams. Pull end through all sts and tighten it. Join seams using back stitch or matress stitch if preferred. Weave in all ends.