Brambles Beret

I love things that knit up quickly and easily. It’s a lot of fun to work on projects that require more thought and time but sometimes the quick is what you need. This beret for a friend was exactly that.

I swore I had enough yarn to make it. I got closer to the end and started praying I had enough. Finally though it was far too obvious that I didn’t have enough to finish the beret. So off we went to the store. They still had the same dye lot of the yarn that I’d bought a year ago! I wouldn’t have to start over from the beginning! And because I only needed about 20 yards of the Cascade 220 … I still have more than enough to make something for myself. Win!

Pattern: Brambles Beret by Amanda Muscha
Ravelry Page
Yarn: Cascade 220
Modifications: None intentional


17 thoughts on “Brambles Beret

  1. Kathryn Ray says:

    Now that is some serious good luck!The hat looks great!!


  2. Quick! Buy a lottery ticket!Lucky friend to get such a pretty beret!


  3. Yarn Changer says:

    Awesome luck. The hat looks lovely.


  4. Affiknitty says:

    That's good yarn karma! Nice job on the beret.


  5. Carlin says:

    Hooray for good luck with finding more yarn! The color is gorgeous!


  6. Wow, love the color and the cable design! I agree, trot off and get a lotto ticket, you've got some major luck going on finding the same dye lot!


  7. WonderWhyGal says:

    I like that beret and LOVE the color. You can never go wrong with Cascade 220.


  8. Shadow Byrd says:

    Thank you! I was really surprised to find it. šŸ™‚


  9. Shadow Byrd says:

    *laugh* I should! A winning ticket would be wonderful.


  10. Shadow Byrd says:

    Thank you! šŸ™‚


  11. Shadow Byrd says:

    I would love that to happen more often. šŸ˜€ Thank you so much.


  12. Shadow Byrd says:

    It's certainly one of my favorite colors, but I'm pretty convinced you can never go wrong with purple.


  13. Shadow Byrd says:

    Hubby was asking about buying a lotto ticket, perhaps I should have let him. *laugh*


  14. Shadow Byrd says:

    Cascade is really awesome! I love the projects I've worked with it before. šŸ˜€


  15. Sarah says:

    Super lucky finding the same lot! Whew!


  16. Ginny says:

    Yes its great, love the colour. I have only knit one sweater in Cascade, loved it so maybe in the future will have to check out the on-line stores again, for this yarn.


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