MAWSON BEANIE

Mawson Beanie Project

LEVEL: EASY

WHAT YOU'LL NEED:

Plain Beanie

  • Moda Vera - MAWSON 50g balls as per size
  • 1 set of 7.00mm knitting needles or size needed for correct tension
  • Scissors, yarn needle, tape measure

Fair Isle Beanie In 3 Colours

  • Moda Vera - MAWSON 50g 1 x MC, 1 x C1, 1 X C2, balls as per size
  • 1 set of 7.00mm knitting needles or size needed for correct tension
  • Scissors, yarn needle, tape measure

SIZE

Plain Beanie

To Fit Head cm: 59

Fair Isle Beanie In 3 Colours

To Fit Head cm: 56 (Lady), 59 (Man)

QUANTITY

Style A
Main Colour MC: 1
Contrast colour CC: 1

Style B
Balls: 2

TENSION

12.5 sts x 17 rows to 10cm over stocking st, using 7.00mm needles.

INSTRUCTIONS

PLAIN BEANIE

STYLE A

Using a set of 7.00mm needles and CC, cast on 70 sts evenly onto 3 needles.

Round 1:* K1, P1, rep from * to end.

Rep last round until band measures 6cm from beg. Working in stocking st and using MC for rem, cont until work measures approx. 21cm from beg.

Shape Crown

Round 1: * K2tog, K5, rep from * to end ... 60 sts.

Round 2: Knit.

Round 3: * K2tog, K4, rep from * to end ... 50 sts.

Round 4: * K2tog, K3, rep from * to end ... 40 sts.

Round 5: * K2tog, K2, rep from * to end ... 30 sts.

Round 6: * K2tog, K1, rep from * to end ... 20 sts.

Round 7: * K2tog, rep from * to end ... 10 sts.

Break off yarn, thread end through rem 10 sts, draw up and fasten off securely.

TO MAKE UP

DO NOT PRESS. Sew in all ends. Fold brim onto right side.

STYLE B

Work as given for style A, working in one colour throughout.

FAIR ISLE BEANIE IN 3 COLOURS

Using a set of 7.00mm needles and MC, cast on 66 (70) sts evenly onto 3 needles.

Round 1: * K1, P1, rep from * to end.

Rep last round twice. Working in stocking st (every row knit), cont until work measures approx. 5cm from beg.

Next round: * K1 C1, K1 MC, rep from * to end.

Next round: * K1 MC, K1 C1, rep from * to end.

Working in stocking st and using C1, cont until work measures 11cm from beg.

Next round: * K1 C2, K1 C1, rep from * to end.

Next round: * K1 C1, K1 C2, rep from * to end.

Working in stocking st and using C2 for rem, cont until work measures 15 (17) cm from beg.

Shape Crown -

Round 1: * K2tog, K4 (5), rep from * to end ... 55 (60) sts.

Round 2: Knit.

Round 3: * K2tog, K3 (4), rep from * to end ... 44 (50) sts.

Round 4: * K2tog, K2 (3), rep from * to end ... 33 (40) sts.

Round 5: * K2tog, K1 (2), rep from * to end ... 22 (30) sts.

Round 6: * K2tog, K0 (1), rep from * to end ... 11 (20) sts.

Man's Size only -

Round 7: * K2tog, rep from * to end ... 10 sts.

Both Sizes -

Break off yarn, thread end through rem 11 (10) sts, draw up and fasten off securely.

TO MAKE UP

DO NOT PRESS. Using C2, make a 5cm round pompom and attach to top of beanie. Sew in all ends.

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