I love finding feathers on walks or in the garden. It always feels like an offering from on high. So I made a pattern to celebrate that feeling of delight when you stumble on something as tiny as a chickadee feather or as grand as a wild turkey plume.
Gaiters are highly versatile and can be worn as a face covering, bandana, balaclava, helmet liner, headband, hair tie, or scarf. It keeps you warm in the winter and cool in the summer, blocking wind, dust, bugs, sweat, while boasting a UPF 50+ rating, protecting you from the harsh sun. The gaiter can be worn dry, wicking away moisture, or damp, to provide relief from the heat. It packs down easily to fit in your pocket or a bag. Feather gaiter.
92% Recycled polyester, 8% Spandex. Plastic bottles are collected in the USA and instead of ending in landfills, they are processed by Unifi® and made into Repreve® Recycled Fiber. Yarn is milled domestically and knitted into fabric before being transported to our Denver manufacturer.
Hand wash, no bleach to minimize microplastic waste, or wash cold in washing bags. Hang dry, iron low. Do not dry clean.
Approximately 10″ diameter by 15″ length