Knitting Hats & Mittens from Around the World: 34 Heirloom Patterns in a Variety of Styles and Techniques

Here are 34 styles for hats, mittens, and gloves from round the globe—including trendy conventional initiatives from Scandinavia, jap Europe, the British Isles, the Americas, and Asia. trend introductions supply a history of knitting options from that a part of the area, together with schematics and charts. An creation at the background of hat/mitten knitting by means of Donna Druchunas is included.

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5oz, 220yds/201m, Teal #4009, 1 (2) skeins ® Appleton Crewel 2-ply, a hundred% wool, Lt. eco-friendly #354, Moss eco-friendly #404, Scarlet #504, and Dk. eco-friendly #757, a number of yards every one ® dimension nine (5. 5mm) double-pointed needles or measurement had to receive gauge ® sew markers ® Tapestry needle ® Chenille embroidery needle Gauge earlier than felting 20 sts and 23 rows = 4”/10 cm in St st with greater needles. After felting 24½ sts and 35 rows = 4”/10 cm in St st. alter needle dimension as essential to receive right gauge. Gauge prior to felting: 17½ sts and 20½ rows = 4”/10cm in St st.

Indd one hundred ten one hundred ten Job:04236 Title:Knitting Mittens & Hats From all over the world (MBI) web page: a hundred and ten 5/28/12 5/16/12 10:59 2:55 PM AM Chinese Short-Row Hat and Mittens layout via LI LY M . CH I N This hat layout relies at the hats of historical China, within the very conventional shades of cinnabar and black. The cinnabar is named “Terracotta,” which jogs my memory of the warriors in Xian. I selected to knit this set in cashmere, simply because greater than ninety percentage of all of the world’s cashmere fiber comes from Mongolia (though the yarn could be spun in different countries).

Library of Congress Prints and pictures department, panorama and marine perspectives of Norway #LC-DIG-ppmsc-06257 web page forty five: Knitting lady, painted by means of William Adolphe Bourguereau, 1869. Voyageur Press documents web page ninety seven: classic postcard, Voyageur Press documents web page 117: Navajo girl, maintaining yarn, c. 1904.

Rnd three: (K3, M1) 6 times—24 sts. Rnd four: (K4, M1) 6 times—30 sts. Rnd five: (K5, M1) 6 times—36 sts. Rnd 6: (K6, M1) 6 times—42 sts. Rnd 7: (K7, M1) 6 times—48 sts. Rnd eight: (K8, M1) 6 times—54 sts. Rnd nine: (K9, M1) 6 times—60 sts. Rnd 10 and even-numbered rnds: Knit. Rnd eleven: (K10, M1) 6 times—66 sts. Rnd thirteen: (K11, M1) 6 times—72 sts. Rnd 15: (K12, M1) 6 times—78 sts. Rnd 17: (K13, M1) 6 times—84 sts. Rnd 19: (K14, M1) 6 times—90 sts. Rnd 21: (K15, M1) 6 times—96 sts. Rnd 23: (K16, M1) 6 times—102 sts. Rnd 25: (K17, M1) 6 times—108 sts.

Hand wash in lukewarm water with wool cleaning soap. Block tam to measurements on round shape (for instance, a plate, or a bit of cardboard lined with plastic wrap). let to dry flat. MITTEN directions With CC1 and smaller dpns, CO forty (44, forty eight) sts; divide sts frivolously on three dpns. Pm for beg of rnd and subscribe to, taking care to not twist sts. switch to MC and paintings 1 rnd in St st, then paintings in k1, p1 rib for 7 (8, nine) rnds. switch to St st. paintings 1 rnd with MC, then foll chart for trend A for 7 rnds. Foll chart for trend B1 (B2, B3) for five (6, 7) rnds.

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