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Gaiter-as-Toque

THANKS to Advisor Michael Anderson for showing us how to turn the Neck Gaiter into a Voyageur-style Toque! 

Pictures and narrative directly from Michael ...

 

Start with a doubled tube, inside and outside layers flat with hems and slits lined up. Pull the inside tube up and out the top about 6”. The inner hem will be about to the top of the outer slit, as shown in the pictures below:

WeatherWool's Neck Gaiter, pure merino knitted wool, can be worn many different ways including Scarf, Balaclava, Watch Cap, Toque, Arm or Leg Warmer and ... Neck Gaiter. This page shows how to fold the Gaiter into a Voyageur-Style Toque

WeatherWool's Neck Gaiter, pure merino knitted wool, can be worn many different ways including Scarf, Balaclava, Watch Cap, Toque, Arm or Leg Warmer and ... Neck Gaiter. This page shows how to fold the Gaiter into a Voyageur-Style Toque

WeatherWool's Neck Gaiter, pure merino knitted wool, can be worn many different ways including Scarf, Balaclava, Watch Cap, Toque, Arm or Leg Warmer and ... Neck Gaiter. This page shows how to fold the Gaiter into a Voyageur-Style Toque

 

WeatherWool's Neck Gaiter, pure merino knitted wool, can be worn many different ways including Scarf, Balaclava, Watch Cap, Toque, Arm or Leg Warmer and ... Neck Gaiter. This page shows how to fold the Gaiter into a Voyageur-Style Toque

Fold the top over about 3” or so, making a wide band, as above.

WeatherWool's Neck Gaiter, pure merino knitted wool, can be worn many different ways including Scarf, Balaclava, Watch Cap, Toque, Arm or Leg Warmer and ... Neck Gaiter. This page shows how to fold the Gaiter into a Voyageur-Style ToqueWeatherWool's Neck Gaiter, pure merino knitted wool, can be worn many different ways including Scarf, Balaclava, Watch Cap, Toque, Arm or Leg Warmer and ... Neck Gaiter. This page shows how to fold the Gaiter into a Voyageur-Style Toque

Make another fold, using a little more so it doesn’t bunch and lump. 

 

WeatherWool's Neck Gaiter, pure merino knitted wool, can be worn many different ways including Scarf, Balaclava, Watch Cap, Toque, Arm or Leg Warmer and ... Neck Gaiter. This page shows how to fold the Gaiter into a Voyageur-Style Toque

Now fold the bottom (hem) up to meet the top at the very edge. 

 

WeatherWool's Neck Gaiter, pure merino knitted wool, can be worn many different ways including Scarf, Balaclava, Watch Cap, Toque, Arm or Leg Warmer and ... Neck Gaiter. This page shows how to fold the Gaiter into a Voyageur-Style Toque

Now tuck the part with the hem into the band, getting to the very bottom but not creating lumps, and you’re done. 

 

 

3 April 2020