This headband (earwarmer), hand knit in pure qiviut (called the cashmere of the North), shows an attractive cable pattern all along its length. The cables create a second layer which will keep your ears even warmer. It is ideal for those who do not like wearing hats, especially for runners or joggers.
Head band "Hernando Island" - pure qiviut
100% undyed qiviut (muskox under down).
Qiviut is 8 times warmer than wool by weight, feather light and incredibly soft. It wicks moisture away, is breathable and hypo-allergenic. Qiviut does not felt or shrink. It is durable and can be worn for many years to come.
NOTE: On the downside, it does not maintain elasticity and due to its fine structure, it has a tendency to pill. Please, carefully cut pills away with sharp scissors.
Width: 3 1/2" (=9cm)
For men: 21" (53cm) unstretched. The hat band is very elastic and fits many head sizes
For women: 19" (48.5cm) unstretched. Fits many sizes
Please choose option for either man or woman at the checkout.
Hand wash in luke warm water with special wool detergent,rinse, squeeze out excess water, and lay flat to dry. Qiviut improves with every washing, it will become softer.