Knitted Toque – Beacon Tate – MetroArtist.ca – knitting
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Knitted Toque – Beacon Tate – Metro Artist.Ca
Required one 100 m ball in bulky 5 or multiply balls in desired colours –
I used: Charisma charisma / carisma 100% acrylic
With 5mm circular needles cast on 60 stitches
Join begining to end Rib – K2 P2 each round until work is 2 inches
Add four stitches by adding a stitch on the 15th, 30th, 45th and 60th stitches
continue in stocking stitch until your work measures 4 inches.
carry the main colour,
switch to alternative colour for 5 rows,
main colour for 5 rows,
5 rows alternative colour
main colour for 5 rows
5 rows alternative colour – on final round place marker after the 16th, 32nd, 48th and 64th stitches
main colour for 5 rows – decrease 4 stitches by knitting the last two stitches together before each marker – total decreased at end of 5 rows <20>
7 rows of final alternative colour – decrease 4 stitches by knitting the last two stitches together before each marker – total decreased at end of 7 rows <28>
cut yarn leaving enough thread to insert into the last 16 stitches and pull through
turn inside out and darn in all yarn ends
add pompon if desired
I made these for my family, as part of my Christmas 2016 collection.
I have had only positive respond.
Enjoy! Beacon Tate