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Selbu Modern

from The Fibre Company + Kelbourne Woolens
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Selbu Modern
Selbu Modern
Selbu Modern
Selbu Modern

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knitting in the Round
  • Reading Fair Isle patterns

Pattern Description:

A beautiful traditionally inspired Fair Isle beret knit out of Canopy Fingering in the always stylish color combination of white and grey. The drape, sheen and gorgeous colors show off the traditional geometric design beautifully.

Gauge:

30 sts and 36 rounds = 4" on 2.75mm (US 2) needles in Fair Isle patt.
*It is imperative you check gauge. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain gauge.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 19" brim circ, unstretched, 10" diameter at widest point. 8.75" height.

Materials:

  • The Fibre Company Canopy Fingering, 50% Alpaca, 30% Merino + 20% Bamboo. 200 yards/50 grams per skein. Orchid (MC), River Dolphin (CC), 1 skein each.

You Will Also Need:

  • 1 - 16" size US 2 (2.75mm) circular needle and set dpn.
  • 1 - 16" size US 0 (2.0mm) circular needle.
  • 8 stitch markers
  • Tapestry needle


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We both learned to knit as kids from our grandmothers, and we just never stopped! Although we own a yarn company, and knitting is our main passion, we both sew, cook, crochet, needlepoint, and draw.

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