Sierra Balaclava by Milena Juhola

Sierra Balaclava

Knitting
October 2023
yarn held together
Lace
+ Lace
+ Lace
+ Lace
= Lace ?
20 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
One size
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ABOUT PATTERN:
Sierra Balaclava is a fluffy mohair hood for the cold months.

The gradient stripes make this a fun project to use up your leftover mohair stash.

This pattern does not tell you what colors to use or how often to change them. This is meant to inspire you to make your own unique combinations.

Level of difficulty: Advanced beginner

SIZES:
One size

SUGGESTED YARN:
100 g of lace weight silk mohair

Knit with 4 strands held together.

The sample balaclava is worked with 6 colors. Mostly leftovers from Pearl Mohair, MAJO GARN, 210 m = 25 g

GAUGE:
20 sts x 25 rows = 10 x 10 cm 4 x 4 in in stockinette stitch

SUGGESTED NEEDLES:
3 mm US 2.5 / 40 & 60 cm 16 & 24 in circular needles
4 mm US 6 / 40 & 60 cm 16 & 24 in circular needles

ADDITIONAL:
Stitch marker
Tapestry needle
Row counter (I.e. Free app called ‘Minimalist Stitch Counter’)

Happy knitting!