Criss Cross Beret by Michele Bernstein

Criss Cross Beret

January 2015
Aran (8 wpi) ?
19.5 stitches = 4 inches
in Criss Cross pattern
US 8 - 5.0 mm
180 yards (165 m)
Smaller size fits up to 22” head, larger size fits up to 24” head.
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This pattern is available for $6.50 USD
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The Criss Cross Beret features a woven cable that is knit through itself, rather than simply crossed front to back. It is knit in the round from the bottom up, and is offered in two sizes, both equally slouchy. Wet blocking will give your beret its classic shape. This beret is part of a set of four pieces: Hat, beret, cowl, and fingerless mitts.

Choose a single pattern for $6, or all four for $10 (e-book).