Norwegian Braid Hat

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Norwegian Braid Hat Pattern


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Knitting: Norwegian Braid Hat
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Men, Girls, Boys



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cast on, knit, purl, k2tog decrease
  • Note: 2 strands of light sport weight yarn held together as one can also be used as we did in our pictured model remember to double the yardage amounts if using 2 strands.
  • Size 9 US / 5.5mm or size to obtain planned gauge: 16" circular for main body of hat; Set of double pointed needles for crown shaping

Pattern Description:

This roll-brim hat features a decorative Norwegian braid band. Made in luxury yarn, its softness will bring warmth and comfort to body and soul.


4 stitches per inch over stockinette stitch with main yarn (M)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Adult small-medium with changes for large- extra large in the [ ] brackets. Finished hat circumference 20[22]" to fit head approximately 21 - 22[22.5 - 23.5]".


  • Worsted weight yarn: 110[125] yards of main color (M); 4 yards of contrast color (C)

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by JackieES
Destrehan, LA (near New Orleans)
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