Note from the designer:
The beret is having a fashion comeback and this fisherman’s rib version with spiral crown shaping is intriguing to knit. Paired with the mitts, which come in two options, these accessories will be worn for many seasons to come.

Pattern number: 451

Level: Intermediate Knitting

Fisherman's rib beret & mitts 451 by Cleckheaton

SKU: 451

    Australian Superfine Merino by Cleckheaton
    8 ply (65g / 2¼ oz balls)

    Colourway 1 

    65 Mustard – 2 balls
    Colourway 2
    36 Dark Grape – 2 balls 
    Style A – Full Mitts
    65 Mustard – 2 balls
    Style B – Fingerless Mitts
    36 Dark Grape – 1 ball
    Beret & Full Mitts
    65 Mustard – 3
    Beret & Fingerless Mitts
    36 Dark Grape – 3


    • Beret only: 1 pair each 3.75mm (UK 9, US 5) and 3.25mm (UK 10, US 3) knitting needles or size needed to give correct tension.
    • Mitts only: 1 set each 3.75mm (UK 9, US 5) and 3.25mm (UK 10, US 3) double-pointed knitting needles or size needed to give correct tension and a length of contrasting scrap yarn.
    • Beret and Mitts: wool needle for finishing.


    23 sts and 44 rows to 10cm over fisherman's rib, using 3.75mm needles.

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Mollydale Yarns has been hand-dyeing and supplying natural yarn since the 1990s. Our first love is Australian wool, but we also source yarn from New Zealand including the beautiful possum fur blends. Our range has expanded over recent years to include yarns and fibres for a wide range of knitting, crochet and weaving projects. We also supply Patons and Cleckheatons wool. 

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