Knitted slouchy hat kit: Baudot

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Knitted slouchy hat kit: Baudot

This is a gorgeous little kit for the Baudot tam from our Bletchley Collection. It includes the A4/A5 printed pattern (with complimentary free pdf download code), an ECY printed drawstring cotton project bag, a 5ml sachet of Soak (scent picked at random unless otherwise requested), and of course two 50g skeins of Milburn 4ply (85% superwash Bluefaced Leicester wool/15% silk). Remember to pick your colour!

About the pattern

This lace slouch beanie hides a secret…worked into the pretty lacepattern is an original cipher code, ‘Baudot’ from Bletchley Park. It reads, ‘knit, tink, knit, tink’. Here's hoping you'll enjoy the knitting and not have to do too much of the tinking!

Materials
Eden Cottage Yarns Milburn 4ply
(4ply/Fingering weight; 85% Bluefaced Leicester Wool, 15% Silk; 200m /218yds per 50g skein)
Shade shown: Damson x 2 skeins

Needles andAccessories
3.25mm (US 3) circular needle, 40cm / 16in length or DPNs
3.5mm (US 4) circular needle, 40cm / 16in length or DPNs
Stitch marker
Tapestry needle

Sizes
S (M, L)
To fit head circumference: 20 (22,24)cm / 7.75 (8.5, 9.5)in
Finished brim circumference: 19 (21,23)cm / 7.5 (8.25, 9)in

Gauge
26sts and 28 rows to 10cm (4in) over lace pattern using 3.5mm needles or size needed to achieve gauge, after blocking