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Kanta is Swedish for “braid” and for “edge.” What name is more suited for this unusual hat? Not only is the Kanta hat is knitted sideways in garter stitch, but the braided edge detail also does not involve any cable knitting. This is a lovely knit when looking for something different!
This pattern contains instructions for three sizes, ranging from child to adult. The hat pictured is in the largest size. A photo tutorial on how to work the braid is included.
The Kanta Hat is started with a provisional cast-on. Other techniques used consist of short rows, mid-row bind off and cast-on of stitches, and a 3-needle bind off. The eye-catching braid does not involve cable knitting.
Stitches used include knit, purl and slipping stitches. This pattern is suitable for the intermediate knitter.
- Independent Designer
- Susanne Visch
- Featured product
- Downloadable PDF
- English, Dutch
- Yarn in sample: Garnstudio DROPS Andes [65% wool, 35% alpaca; 100 m (109 yds) per 100 g]
- Skill Level
- Yarn Weight
Super Bulky | Super Chunky
Bulky | Chunky
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