The "Roadside Beanie" was the featured beanie for the 2019 Shetland Wool Week. Developed to honor the stories told by Oliver Henry, "The Wool Man," about his life surrounded by Shetland sheep and fishing boats, this beanie was designed by Sandra Manson to include those motifs and charted by Ella Gordon.
The beanie pattern is sized for Adult Medium.
Finished circumference: 58.5cm / 23in Length from crown to brim: 23cm / 9in
Gauge: After blocking, 32 stitches and 28 rows = 10cm, following the colorway pattern, using 3.0mm needles.
NOTE: You are purchasing a kit to make the Roadside Beanie. This is NOT a finished item.
The Roadside Beanie kit includes:
Jamieson & Smith 2-ply Jumper Weight wool in sufficient quantity to complete "Colourway 1," as charted
The "Roadside Beanie" pattern and charts**
Additional supplies needed (adjust recommended needle sizes as needed to meet gauge):