Bearded Viking Helmet

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Bearded Viking Helmet Pattern


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Knitting: Bearded Viking Helmet
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Men



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Pattern Description:

Who doesn't want to be able to transform into a Viking at the drop of a hat? (Pun totally intended) This hat is made up of a few small pieces put together to create the perfect face-warmer, mask, helmet and accessory. It's fun to make and uses a variety of needle sizes, yarn weights and techniques to keep you interested. In the end, you get your own Viking personality!

Finished Measurements: to fit head circumference 21-23 inches (53-58.5 cm)


Size US 11 (8.00 mm) 20 inch circular needles
Size US 6 (4.00 mm) dpns
Size US 10 (6.00 mm) straight needles
150 yards of brown heavy worsted weight yarn
for body of hat
100 yards of white dk weight yarn for horns
100 yards of grey dk weight yarn for "metal"
300 yards of worsted weight dark brown for
Stitch marker
Darning needle

Gauge: 13 sts x 18 rows = 4 inches (10 cm) in stockinette stitch on size US 11 (8.00 mm) needles (the body of the hat)

Pattern Glossary
CO - cast on
BO - bind off
St(s) - stitch(es)
Rnd(s) - round(s)
K - knit
P - purl
Kfb - knit into the front and back of next st
K2tog - knit the next 2 sts together
mb - make bobble (kfb into the next st twice,
then the front again, (turn work, p5, turn work, k5) twice, turn, p5, turn k5tog
pm - place marker
wt - wrap and turn


13 sts x 18 rows = 4 inches (10 cm) in stockinette stitch on size US 11 (8.00 mm) needles (the body of the hat)

About Designer

About Designer

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I?m a girl just trying to make her way in this world by doing what she?s passionate about. I love creating and knitting, math and the engineering of knitwear. Thanks for supporting my ventures and my life, I look forward to getting to know you :)

I?ve been knitting for more than thirteen years and one of the greatest motivators for me to keep going is that every single stitch counts. The ...

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