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Knitting the Night Sky: The Borealis Hat

Course Overview

Let the colors of the Northern Aurora Borealis sky inspire this delightful winter hat knit with traditional Icelandic wool. It is an intriguing design using Scandinavian stranded knitting techniques, corrugated rib and optional fanciful hat toppers that make every hat as unique and magical as the winter night sky and the creator. Knitters should be able to cast on, knit and purl easily.

Required Tools

Students may choose to bring their own 4-6 colors of your own Lettlopi or worsted weight yarn (4.5 st/inch). Or, the instructor will have a variety of colors available for purchase. Many colors of amounts needed will be available for purchase from the instructor.

US size 7 and 8 16" circular and double point needles. These can also be purchased from the instructor if needed.

Session Information

Materials Fee

Materials are either to be provided by the student, or the instructor will have yarn available for purchase


Fri, Jun 11th, 2021  –  Sun, Jun 13th, 2021

Course Details

Hours: Day 1; 4-6pm, Day 2; 9am - 5pm, Day 3; 9am - Noon
Tuition: $200.00