The Oslo Hat is worked in two strands of yarn held together from the bottom up in stockinette stitch. The first part of the hat is worked on a 40 cm [16 inches] circular needle, while the top of the hat is worked either on double-pointed needles or on a circular needle using the Magic Loop technique.
Begin by working a swatch to check that you have the correct gauge.
Sizes: XS (S) M (L) the approx. equivalent to baby (junior/woman) woman (man)
Measurements: Fits head circumference 47-50 (50-55) 55-59 (59-62) cm [18½-19¾ (19¾-21¾) 21¾-23¼ (23¼-24½) inches]
Gauge: 22-23 sts x 32 rows = 10 x 10 cm [4 x 4 inches] in stockinette stitch on 3.5 mm [US4] needles
Needles: Circular needles: 3.5 mm [US4] / 40 cm [16 inches]; Double-pointed needles: 3.5 mm [US4]
Materials: 100 (150) 150 (150) g Arwetta Classic by Filcolana (50 g = 210 m [230 yds]) or Sunday by Sandnes Garn (50 g = 235 m [257 yds]). Note that two strands of yarn are held together throughout, and that the yardage given is the total yardage needed.
Difficulty: ★ ★ (2 out of 5)
See the classification of difficulty here.
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The blue Oslo Hat is knitted in Double Sunday by Sandnes Garn in the color Sailor in the dark .
The dark brown Oslo Hat is knitted in Arwetta by Filcolana in the color Red squirrel. .
The light brown Oslo Hat is knitted in Sunday by Sandnes Garn in the color Croissant .
Knit the cast-on edge together with the stitches on the needles:
German Short Rows:
slip 1 stitch, knit 1, pass slipped stitch over:
Finishing with needle:
Break the yarn and pull the end through remaining stitches: