Sylva Headband by Anja HS Hansen

Sylva Headband

Knitting
November 2016
Sport (12 wpi) ?
26 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
87 - 109 yards (80 - 100 m)
One size (46 cm)
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The model is knitted in the round with two solid yarns, but can be knit with one solid and one multicolored yarns also. Please note that a headband should be a little tight so it will stay in the correct position and knitted garments tends to expand a little. To change the circumference you can change your knitting tension/gauge. For example: If the gauge is 28 sts, the circumference will be 43 cm.

Difficulty: Intermediate

Materials
Main color: 20 grams/60 meters
Contrasting color: 15 grams/45 meters

Gauge in stranded knitting, needle 3 mm:
26 stitches x 30 row = 10 x 10 cm (4”)

Tools
Circular 3 mm / (US 2 ½), 40 cm (16”)
1 stitch marker

Techniques:
Knit, purl, Latvian braid, stranded color work.

Video tutorial: Latvian Braid