Saturday, 5 January 2008

DS1's Tri Peak Hat


When i was knitting his first hat a while back I was trying it on his head while it was still on the DPNs and DS1 declared that he would like a "triangle head". So I showed him Woollys Tri Peak Hat and asked if he liked it. Def winner there so he choosed some colours and the wonderful Babylonglegs dyed up some yarn for it.
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Doesn't it look gorgeous. And it knitted up beautifully too, I had to frog it after I had done about 4 inches cos it was coming up too big and unlike other stuff I've used you really couldn't tell that the poor yarn had suffered that. However I forgot to ball it as I frogged it so I ended up with a rather unusual knitting assistant!
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Anyway having finally got going in the right size this was a really quick easy knit and thanks to a loan of Lottie's crochet hooks it was finished in no time and looks fab on the boy. He loves it!

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2 comments:

BabyLongLegs said...

So glad you liked the yarrrrn....and the hat turned out well :)
It looks FAB, Miffy :)
Awwh......give your DS a big squidge from me :)

Love
Sarah xXx

SarahM said...

Looks fab miffy! You have come such a long way in your knitting in such a short time!

Sarah x