Adiantum by Woolly Wormhead


August 2016
Sport (12 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in Twisted rib, lightly stretched
US 3 - 3.25 mm
167 - 290 yards (153 - 265 m)
19 (21.5, 24) in/48.25 (54.5, 61) cm
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Knit in a delicious sport weight yarn from RipplesCrafts, the lace pattern is easily memorised and results in a slouchy Hat that everyone will love.

Aus einem superweichen Garn in Sportwollstärke von RipplesCrafts in einem leicht zu merkenden Spitzenmuster gestrickt, entsteht eine Slouchmütze, die bei allen gut ankommt.

167 (208, 254) yd/153 (191, 231) m
36yd/33m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
Sport weight, plied yarn

Needles & Notions
Set 3.25mm/UK10/US3 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle

Sample details
Shown in Ripples Crafts Merino Sport Weight (286yd/262m per 100g; 100% Superwash Merino)

Shown in size 21.5in/54.5cm on model with 21.5in/54.5cm circumference head

Alternative yarns
Miss Babs Yummy 3-ply (335yd/306m per 150g; 100% Merino)
Madeline Tosh Tosh Sport (270yd/247m per 100g; 100% Merino)

24 sts x 30 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.25mm needles over St.St.
24 sts x 32 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.25mm needles over Twisted Rib, lightly stretched

To fit size: 19 (21.5, 24) in/48.25 (54.5, 61) cm
Finished size: 16.25 (18.75, 21) in/41.25 (47.5, 53.25) cm

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, specialist cast-on, lace

Pattern contents
Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorials for Alternate Cable & Cable cast-ons

Accessibility Statement

  • The LVA version of this pattern is written in 23 point Droid Sans font in all black text with no italics. All of the directions are fully written out with no abbreviations or charts. The instructions are presented in a single column, left aligned with 2.5cm page margins. The pattern has been reviewed and tested to work with a screen reader.
  • The main PDF for this pattern is colour blind accessible. It uses black text on a white background and does not rely on colour.

Do you need help with this pattern? We have a specific discussion thread in the Wormhead’s Hats group where you can ask any questions.

First published March 2016 by Simply Knitting magazine; republished August 2016.

PDF file size: 2.33MB, image res. 300DPI
Product code: WW268KAdiantum
Technical editor: Heather Murray