This extremely thick and soft beret is knit entirely in the round on round needles (and possibly double- pointed needles when stitches are decreased for crown). The pattern uses only knit and purl stitches and is easy enough for a starting knitter prepared to try something beyond a scarf or dishcloth. It would also be an enjoyable project for a knitting class or group to attempt. It is a one size fits most and is fairly stretchy however retains its shape and is extremely comfy to put on.
Products required consist of:
United States Size 8 and 9 – 16 inch round needles
United States Size 9 Double-pointed needles
Alpaca Yarn – Large weight – one skein
Button (or other decoration)
Note to Illinois residents: 6.25 % sales tax will certainly be applied.