Fox Fires Beanie by Outi Kater

Fox Fires Beanie

January 2020
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in chart pattern over 3mm needles
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
342 yards (313 m)
To fit head circumference 52-57cm (20½-22½in)
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In Finnish folklore the Northern Lights are believed to be caused by foxes running in Lapland and sending sparks up into the sky when their tails hit the snow, hence their local name ‘fox fires’.

The pattern includes instructions for two sizes,
achieved using different needle sizes and tension.

To fit head circumference 52 (57)cm/ 20.5 (22.5)in
Actual head circumference 50(55)cm/ 19.75(21.75)in
Cast on edge to crown 19 (20)cm/ 7.5 (7.75)in

Jamieson & Smith 2ply Jumper Weight (4ply weight;
100% wool; 115m/125yds per 25g ball)
A 65 (turquoise green); 1 x 25g balls
B 82 (dark green); 1 x 25g balls
C FC12 (moss green); 1 x 25g balls

1 set 2.75mm (UK 12/US 2) double pointed needles
Stitch markers
Size 1 only
1 set 2.5mm (UK 12-13/US 1-2) double-pointed
2.75mm (UK 12/US 2) circular needles, 40 cm long
Size 2 only
3mm (UK 11/US 2-3) circular needle, 40cm long
1 set 3mm (UK 11/US 2-3) double-pointed needles