A hat, cowl, scarf and beanie, all of which take advantage of the unique characteristics of the ottoman rib stitch. The pattern offers the beanie in three sizes. These are the same designs as Simple Couture 4.01 and Headgear I.
Please Note: This pattern is sold as a PDF download and may not be returned. It is not available as a printed pattern. The General Notes and Techniques for this pattern are contained in The Companion, which is delivered along with the pattern.
bespoke from Catherine Lowe: Merino #5 or Alpaca #6
hat: 300 yds/273 m
cowl: 400 yds/364 m
scarf: 1500 yds/1365 m
beanie: 300 yds/273 m
Note: the pattern offers additional yarn options.
hat: 0 US/2.0, 2 US/3.0 mm through 6 US/4.0 mm
cowl: 1, 4 and 5 US/2.5, 3.5 and 3.75 mm
scarf: 4 and 5 US/ 3.5 and 3/75 mm
beanie: 0 US/2.0, 2 US/3.0 mm through 6 US/4.0 mm
Please refer to the pattern for complete information regarding needle size, type and length.
crochet hook: C/2.5 mm
knitter's pins: 3 dozen
backing buttons: 2 small (1 each for hat and beanie); 3 small for cowl
- FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:
hat: 22.5"/57 cm circumference at base
cowl: 6"/15 cm wide; 30"/76 cm long
scarf: 8"/20 cm wide; 72.5"/184 cm long
beanie: 20 (21, 22)"/51 (53, 56) cm circumference at base
ottoman rib: 6.5 stitches and 16 rows = 1"/2.54 cm
stockinette stitch: 6 stitches and 8 rows = 1"/2.54 cm
FABRICATION AND CONSTRUCTION NOTES
All garments are worked flat; the hats are constructed with a signature join and embellished with a Chinese knot. The cowl is buttoned with three tiny Chinese knot buttons.