toppur Surviving centuries of Icelandic weather, the sheep have developed a unique weatherproof fleece. Hats knitted using lopi keep you warm, no matter how cold it is outside.
A – 0054/0056
B – 0058
C – 0056 (only for the pale hat)
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Sizes Adult 56/22” 58/23”
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Hat Earflaps: CO 5 sts with color A on 6mm needles. k2 rows in garter stitch (both sides knit). Inc 1 st at the beginning and end of every other row (1 st after the
Materials Álafoss Lopi 100g (3.5oz) balls, 100m (109yd) Pale hat A 0054 ash heather 1 (1) B 0058 dark gray heather 1 (1) C 0056 light ash heather 1 (1) Dark hat A 0056 light ash heather 1 (1) B 0058 dark gray heather 1 (1) 6mm (US 10) double pointed needles, 6mm circular needle 40cm (16in), 5mm (US H/8) crochet hook Gauge 10 x 10cm (4 x 4in) = 13 sts and 18 rows in st.st. on 6mm (US 10) needles.
first st and 1 st before the last stitch of the row, 6 times => 17 sts. Knit in st st for 19 rows from the beg, ending on the RS. The colorwork patt can be knitted following the chart, remember to have the strand of wool at the front when knitting the WS.
note The earflaps are knit back and forth and then sts are CO between them for the front and back of the hat and then knitted in the round.
Knit 2 earflaps Crown: CO 13 sts (back), knit across one earflap,
chart. Now knit the star decrease: *(k8 sts, k2tog) rep
CO 23 sts (front) and knit across second earflap =>
from* to end of rnd. Continue dec every other rnd until
70 sts. Join in the rnd and knit one rnd. Knit the
7 sts remain. The number of stitches decreases by 1 st
stranded patt from the chart. Make sure the
on every dec rnd. Break the yarn and thread it through
placement of the pattern matches the patt on the
the rem sts. Weave in ends and crochet a rnd of
earflaps charts. Knit 1 rnd after completing the
double crochet aound the edge of the entire hat.
Sample pages and hat project from Knitting with Icelandic Wool