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« on: February 11, 2007 10:20:29 PM »

So I've never made any type of hat before. I've made headbands, but never a hat.
Well, anyway, I got my first cable needle last week(because I was too cheap to buy one earlier) and decided that now would be a good time to make a hat. And like I do with all of my other projects, I just jumped right in and made it up as I went along! GO ME!
This is the finished product:

I like how the pointy bit came out, and the fit.

This one shows the detail of the pattern.

And this shows off the brim that my brother hates.

Note: Me+Camera=Bad Pics of myself looking sick, high, drunk or all of the above. Forgive the funkiness.

It turned out way better than expected and I can't wait to show it off to all of my friends at school tomorrow!
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« Reply #1 on: February 12, 2007 07:37:02 AM »

cute hat. I love the lattice part in the middle.
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« Reply #2 on: February 12, 2007 10:14:56 AM »

Very cute. I like it! Don't be offended, but it reminds me of those Kewpie Dolls I see in thrift stores sometimes. If you don't know what I'm talking about, here's an example: http://www.amydale.com/images/kewpie_doll02.jpg. I think it's the way the hat is shaped that reminds me of the doll.
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« Reply #3 on: February 12, 2007 05:33:44 PM »

Very cute. I like it! Don't be offended, but it reminds me of those Kewpie Dolls
Don't worry, I'm not offended, it kinda does look like that.
My friends said it looks like a flower, and my brother said I look like a monk.
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« Reply #4 on: February 12, 2007 08:24:08 PM »

Unusual and lovely  Cheesy What kind of yarn did you use ? Is it your own pattern ?
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« Reply #5 on: February 12, 2007 08:34:35 PM »

How pretty! And eatyerhartout: It reminds me of kewpie dolls, too!
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« Reply #6 on: February 13, 2007 01:31:34 AM »

Unusual and lovely  Cheesy What kind of yarn did you use ? Is it your own pattern ?
Thank you!
I used a discontinued Lion Brand yarn(YAY for free yarn!) but any worsted weight yarn will work.
And yes, it is my own pattern, I might be able to put up a pattern for it if there's some interest.
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« Reply #7 on: February 13, 2007 02:20:00 AM »

cute! yay you!
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« Reply #8 on: February 13, 2007 12:34:54 PM »

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And yes, it is my own pattern, I might be able to put up a pattern for it if there's some interest.

Well, dont feel under pressure, I have already bookmarked this topic, so whenever youre ready, interest is here (right here by my side !!!).  Grin
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« Reply #9 on: February 13, 2007 11:02:18 PM »

It's really late and I'm tired, otherwise I'd do it now, but I'll try to post it tomorrow if I can!
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