PDF Instant Download Vintage 1970's Knitting Pattern. Four designs kids/teens headgear: balaclava,helmet, pom pom rib cap + ear warmers.
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PDF Instant download knitting pattern for children/teenagers headgear. Four unisex designs: a balaclava, a helmet ( which can be worn with the brim up, or down) a rib pom pom hat and a ski cap/ear warmers.
Rib hat: One size - 6-10 years.
Ear warmers: One size - 8-10 years.
Balaclava: Two sizes - 8-10 years + 12-16 years.
Helmet: One size 12-16 years.
Materials: light worsted/ouble knit yarns. Ear Warmers: worsted/aran/triple knit yarns.
Recommended needle sizes: 4 mm (old UK size 8).
Tension: DK 22 sts = 4 inch.
Aran 20 sts = 4 inch.
NB: It is essential to knit a tension swatch. It is important to work to the stated tension in the pattern in order to obtain the required measurement.
This is a UK pattern. Also included is a Needle Conversion Chart and UK-US Crochet Terms.
Please note these are written instructions and not the finished headwear!
This pattern has been digitally reformatted into an A4 PDF for easy printing. Due to the original’s age it may show a few creases and marks here and there. Files will be available to download once payment has been received. You will require Adobe Reader, which is a free download from the internet.