Cashmere BonnetÂ by Claire Montgomerie
Find the pattern in 143 of Inside Crochet magazine.
Inspired by this winterâ€™s trend for super-cosy head gear, this hat will be sure to stay on your head, whatever the weather throws at you!
â— Rowan Pure Cashmere, 100% cashmere, 50g/137m/149yds
Yarn A: Ink Well 90 x 1 (2) skein(s)
Yarn B: Chalk 94 x 1 skein
â— 4mm hook
â— Yarn needle
â— Large popper
â— Needle and thread
Any sportweight to light DK weight yarn will work here. For a cheaper option, try to choose yarns with a blend of fibres that include some wool, cashmere or alpaca to ensure an extra warm accessory. If you make the bonnet in just one colour, you will only need two skeins of yarn.
Claire is a textiles teacher and designer specialising in knit and crochet. Find out more at www.montyknits.blogspot.com.
Designer: Claire Montgomerie