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Tail Feathers Beret - a lacey, slightly slouchy beret with a pretty picot hem.
Weighing about an ounce, this hat is light as a feather and downy soft.

Knit in the round from band to center

The lace pattern matches the one used in my Tail Feathers shawl and scarf.

Large elaborate "feathers" near the band ...

... transition to smaller and smaller feathers,
culminating in a starry center

Finished Size: 22" band circumference. Needle size can be adjusted for larger or smaller sizes

Yarn: Sunday Knits 3-ply: 1 50-gm skein
If using leftovers, 30 grams or 150 yards
Needles: Circular or double-pointed sizes 3 and 5 US
Notions: Tapestry needle, crochet hook for provisional cast-on
Gauge: with size 5 needles, 25 sts and 28 rows = 4" in St st
Skills needed: lace knitting, reading charts, provisional cast-on

Pattern included with a kit, or $5 as a pdf download
Order kit or pattern here