Gothic Arch Beret

 

Gothic Arch Beret Pattern

Yarn Weight – Bulky

Yardage – Unknown.

Needles- US size 4 (for ribbing) DPN’s and US size 5 dpns or circular (for body of the hat).

Step 1) Cast On 88 to size 4 knitting needles.

Step 2)Join in round and work p2 k2 ribbing for length 1.5 inches (4 cm).

Step 3) Do one increase round and switch to size 5 needles. *p2, m1, k2, m1. repeat from *. (Increases to 132)

Step 4) Begin knitting pattern.

Step 5) After the body of the hat (not including the rib section) reaches approximately 5-6 inches begin row 1 of the decrease on the 8th row of the pattern.

Step 6) After you finish decreasing, pull yarn tail through remaining loops and weave in yarn ends.Hat brim might be snug at first but it’ll loosen after wear.

Gothic Arch Pattern (Knitting Pattern)

r1: *p2, yo, ssk, k5, k2tog, yo. repeat from *

r2: knit the knit stitches; purl the purl stitches and knit the yarn-over loops

r3: *p2, k1, yo, ssk, k3, k2 tog, yo, k1. repeat from *    

r4: knit the knit stitches; purl the purl stitches and knit the yarn-over loops

r5: *p2, k2, yo, ssk, k1, k2tog, yo, k2 . repeat from *

r6:knit the knit stitches; purl the purl stitches and knit the yarn-over loops

r7: *p2, k3, yo, k3-tog, yo, k3. repeat from *

r8:knit the knit stitches; purl the purl stitches and knit the yarn-over loops

r9: p2, ssk, k2, yo, k1, yo, k2, k2-tog. repeat from *

r10: knit the knit stitches; purl the purl stitches and knit the yarn-over loops

r11: p2, ssk, k2, yo, k1, yo, k2, k2 tog. repeat from *

r12: knit the knit stitches; purl the purl stitches and knit the yarn-over loops

Decrease

r1: *purl 2 tog, k9. repeat from *                  (decrease 1 over 11= 120)

r2: p1, ssk, k2, yo, k1, yo, k2, k2-tog            (no decrease)

r3:p1, ssk, k5, k2tog                                    (decrease 2 over 10= 96)

r4:p1, ssk, k1, yo, k1, yo, k1, k2-tog             (no decrease)

r5:p1, ssk, k3, k2tog                                    (decrease 2 over 8 =72)

r6 :p1, k5                                                    (no decrease)

r7 : p1, ssk, k1, k2 tog                                  (decrease 2 over 6= 48)

r8: p1, k3                                                     (no decrease)

r9: p1 k3 tog                                               (decrease 2 over 4= 24)

r10: k1, k2 tog

r11: k2 tog

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