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Ski hat is knit using an old Scandinavian technique called tvåändsstickning or
tvebandsstrikking in Norwegian—or “two-end knitting or twining” in English. This simple
technique will keep the hat warm, wind resistant and surprisingly soft.
One Skein Knit!
XS (baby), S (child), M (adolescent), L (adult)
90 (100, 118, 128) yds worsted weight 100% wool
and 10 yds contrasting color (for edging and tassels)
Size US 9 (5.5mm)16-inch circular and
double pointed needles
or size as needed to achieve gauge
4.75 sts = 1” in St St (19 sts = 10 cm)
6 sts = 1” in twining method (24 sts = 10 cm)
Pictures shown in
Crystal Palace “Taos”
(#24 Turquoise, #24 Santa Fe, #21 Cacao de Menta)