A matching beret and scarf that exploit the different characteristics of the fluted fabric stitch.
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:
1825 yds/1661 m each of Merino #2 and Silk #2
These two yarns are held together as a single strand.
Note: the pattern offers additional yarn options.
beret: 0, 1 and 5 US/2.0, 2.5 and 3.75 mm
scarf: 0, 1, 2 and 5 US/2.0, 2.5, 3.0 and 3.75 mm
Please refer to the pattern for complete information regarding needle size, type and length.
crochet hook: B/2.0 mm
knitter's pins: 2 dozen per garment
- FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:
beret: 20"/51 cm circumference at base
scarf: 7.5"/19 cm wide; 72"/183 cm long
fluted fabric stitch: 12 stitches and 14 rows = 1"/2.54 cm for beret; 10.7 stitches and 14 rows = 1"/2.54 cm for scarf
stockinette stitch: 9 stitches and 11 rows = 1"/2.54 cm for beret; 8.75 stitches and 12 rows = 1"/2.54 cm for scarf
FABRICATION AND CONSTRUCTION NOTES
The hat is worked in two sections: the hat band is knit flat in the fluted fabric stitch and then constructed; the crown is picked up from the top edge of the hat band and worked in stockinette stitch in the round. The scarf is worked flat in the fluted fabric stitch; the edges are enclosed in a stockinette binding.