DAYA

Columns of stockinette emerge from plush garter stitch to create the unique combination cable on this versatile headband. Requiring just one skein of super bulky weight yarn and an hour of knitting time, this quick knit makes a great gift. Knit it in a neutral to go with anything, or in something bold to add a pop of colour. Daya is worked flat from a provisional cast on and then grafted to create a seamless piece.  

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MATERIALS

Knit Picks Tuff Puff (100% Wool; 44 yards/100g): 1 ball

Shown in Pomegranate (26848)

NEEDLES

US 15 (10mm) straight or circular needles (or size needed to obtain gauge)

*If using a circular needle, an additional needle will be needed to hold the provisional cast on stitches for grafting

GAUGE

9 stitches & 17 rows = 10 cm/4″ in stockinette stitch, after blocking

SIZE

One size

FINISHED DIMENSIONS

45.5 cm/18″ circumference, 12.5 cm/5″ at widest point, 9.5 cm/3.75″ at narrowest point, after grafting and blocking

ADDITIONAL TOOLS

Cable needle, tapestry needle, scrap yarn, T-pins, blocking wires (optional but strongly recommended)

SKILL LEVEL

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Available in Knit Picks Under 200 Collection, which is on sale now in both hard copy and eBook format from the Knit Picks website. The Daya pattern is also available on its own here.

Be sure to add the pattern to your Ravelry favourites or queue by visiting the pattern page here.

Also, visit the Kniterations Facebook page and Instagram feed for details on how to enter to win one of two copies of this beautiful collection. Closes Thursday, October 20th 2016 at 23:59:59 PDT!

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