Spaced Chocolate Beanie By Becka, the Knitting Wounded Lovingly adapted from Tim’s beanie from Spaced, the

BBC comedy starring Simon Pegg and Jessica Stevenson. This is my first published pattern, so please let me know if you have any questions or issues: http://knittingwounded.blogspot.com / lastinsite@verizon.net

Finished size: 22” (this hat fit my small head and my HusBoy’s large head) Yarn: Rowan Cashsoft DK MC: one skein CC: half skein Needles: US3 16” circular needle & US3 dpn needles Gauge: 24 stitches and 34 rows per 4” in stockinette

Notes: Vary the point at which floats are carried row to row to avoid funky lumps. For jogless stripes, TechKnitting has a great tutorial at: http://techknitting.blogspot.com/2007/01/jogless-stripes.html

In MC, cast on 132 stitches. Join, being careful not to twist your stitches. Knit 2x2 ribbing for five rows Knit one row. Switch to CC, knit two rows . Switch to MC. Knit from the chart, repeating twice per round.
10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0

Switch to CC, knit two rows. Switch to MC, knit 14 rows.

Crown Decrease: (Knit 10, K2 tog) 11 times Knit one row (Knit 9, K2 tog) 11 times

Knit one row (Knit 8, K2 tog) 11 times Knit one row (Knit 7, K2 tog) 11 times Knit one row (Knit 6, K2 tog) 11 times Knit one row (Knit 5, K2 tog) 11 times Knit one row (Knit 4, K2 tog) 11 times Knit one row (Knit 3, K2 tog) 11 times Knit one row (Knit 2, K2 tog) 11 times Knit one row (Knit 1, K2 tog) 11 times Knit one row (K2 tog) 11 times Cut working yarn, run through remaining stitches twice and pull tight. Weave in ends.

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