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Norwegian star beanie

from Sandra Jaeger's Strickstuebchen
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Norwegian star beanie
Norwegian star beanie Norwegian star beanie
Norwegian star beanie Norwegian star beanie
Norwegian star beanie Norwegian star beanie

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • do stranded knitting with two colors
  • knt and purl
  • read a picture chart
  • do decreases and increases

Pattern Description:

I am in love with this new Norwegian star beanie in dark blue and white.
The white stitches on top look like falling snow.
And the herringbone edge makes it even more special.

At the top is a star, shadowing the zigzag pattern of the Norwegian star.

My beanie is knit totally from 4-ply sock yarn.
Yardage about 210 m/50 g.
You can use any similar sock yarn (like Regia 4-ply or Opal).

Note: for bigger heads use bigger needle size or 5-ply yarn (e.g. Merino Buttinette Madeleine 164 yards (150 meters) /50 g) or similar yarn.


Knitting gauge: 1 x 1 inch: 8 stitches and 9 rows in stranded knitting.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • This beanie fits size S and M. (53 - 55 cm head circumreference). For bigger sizes use bigger needle size and/or 5-ply yarn or both


  • 40 g of off-white 4-ply sock yarn
  • 30 g of blue 4-ply sock yarn

You Will Also Need:

  • Circular needle 40 cm 3.00 mm or 3.5 mm
  • 5 double pointed needles size 3.00 mm for the top of the head
  • tapestry needle to weave in the ends

Suggested yarn:

230 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Buttinette sckli, Regia


navy blue, off-white
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