Posted by: Leslie | September 14, 2007

Alpaca toque

Remember that handspun alpaca yarn I made? Well, I went ahead a knit a toque with it. I knit it on size 8 (US) needles and used a mock cable pattern in place of ribbing. The decreasing at the top was done using a somewhat unorthodox P4tog method, but I like the look it gives with the mock cables being suddenly ended rather than narrowed into single knit stitches. This toque is incredibly soft and warm!

Being worn:

A close up of the decreasing:



  1. beautiful hat, beautiful woman. both compliment each other perfectly 🙂

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