Counting Sheep

Level: 2
Season: Winter

It's time to count sheep!

About the pattern:

  it’s a bottom-up beanie

  the rib is knitted with double thread of DROPS Baby Merino

  the main part is knitted with double thread:1 thread of DROPS Baby Merino + 1 thread of DROPS Alpaca

  you need about 300 m of yarn to knit this beanie

Knitting gauge:

  K2 P2 Rib (3.5 mm needles): 22 stitches in 10 cm (the number of rows in this swatch may not be considered)

  Stockinette Stitch (3.5 mm needles): 24 stitches in 10 cm and 30 rows in 10 cm 


  3.5 mm (US 4) circular needles with 40 cm needle cord

  3.5 mm (US 4) stocking needles to form the top of the beanie (or 3.5 mm circular needles if you prefer the magic loop technique)

Sizes grid (head circumference):

  S: 54-56 cm

  M: 56.1-57.9 cm

  L: 58-60 cm

Skills needed to knit the beanie: multi-color knitting, casting on, binding off, knitting in the round, flat knitting, knitting K2 P2 Rib

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