Designer: Beth Nielsen
Finished Size: 21″ (53.5 cm) in circumference at ribbing, stretches to fit most.
Yarn: Sportweight (#2 Fine). Shown here: Mirasol Yarns Nuna (40% merino wool, 40% silk, 20% bamboo; 191 yd [175 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #15 flax (MC), 2 skeins; #25 aquamarine (CC), 1 skein. Yarn distributed by Knitting Fever.
Hook Size: Size G/6 (4 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: 68 beads (the sample shown uses a combination of 6 mm beads and size 6 seed beads) with holes large enough to be threaded on yarn; beading needle with eye large enough to accommodate yarn; yarn needle.
Gauge: 22 sts and 16 rows = 4″ (10 cm) in main pattern stitch (Rows 2-5 of Crown).
|Photography by Joe Hancock|