Archimedes Knit Hat Patterns 3-in-1
Knit from the top down with two circular needles or a set of 4 doubl pointed needles, all three versions of the Archimedes hat feature a spiral on the crown in homage to the renonwn scientist and mathematician by the same name.
Choose from the original and more feminine lace beret or the unisex ribbed version which can be blocked for a beret, or unblocked as a fun stocking hat that is perfect for children and those who are children at heart. All three versions are included in the pattern. Plus, use the suggested modifications for the crown and band to make the pattern new each time you knit it!
This pattern contains 8 full-color images to show off the variations in the three versions and the suggested modifications.
This pattern is recommended for advanced beginning knitters who have prior experience knitting in the round. You should know how to knit in the round, purl, ssk, k2tog, p2tog, Linc, yo and manage markers.
- Skill Level: Advanced Beginner
- Sizes: 5 sizes for infant through adult XL
- Yarn Requirements: 160 - 300 yds fingering weight yarn
- Needles: Set of two 16-inch 3.0 mm circs and one 16-inch 2.5 mm circ, or DPNs of same size or size needed to obtain gauge of 6.5 st and 10 rows per in St st on larger needles and post wash and block