Hitchhiker Balaclava knitting pattern (english)

DKK40,00

Chunky Balaclava in rib.

Worked bottom up with different increase and decrease techniques.

Sizes

XS-M (L-XXL)

Measurements

XS-M fits a head circumference of 54-59 cm

L-XXL fits a head circumference of 59-63 cm

Recommended needles

Circular needle 6 mm (60 cm)

Use double pointed needles in the same size if you do not wish to use the Magic Loop method.

Gauge

Rib (k1, p1) with needle 6 mm and the two strands held together.

16 sts and 18 rows 

= 10 x 10 cm in rib (k1, p1)

Wash the swatch before measuring it, as the yarn stretches during washing.

Yarn

Betty from Permin (colour: Jeans)

68 % Wool, 29 % Alpaca, 3 % Polyester

50 g / 50 m

150 (150) g

held together with

Angel from Permin (colour: Light Blue)

67 % Kid Mohair, 18 % Silk, 10 % Polyester, 5 % Nylon

25 g / 205 m

25 (25) g

Yarn substitution

2 strands of Peruvian Highland Wool held together with 1 strand of Tilia from Filcolana

Cover photo: @emmajosefinh

Billeder: @emmajosefinh, @knitpit