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« on: August 19, 2007 09:06:32 PM »

Pattern (10-cable hat) from:
heyjulie.wordpress.com/2006/08/18/cabled-baby-hats/
Yarn: Less than half a skein each of Blue Sky Alpacas Organic Cotton
Needles: 7
Time: Less than one day each

Notes: The yarn I used was thicker than the yarn she used in the pattern, so for the smaller baby hat, I decreased by 32 stitches (two repeats of the two-cable pattern), and cut out 3 rows of the K6, P2. For the larger baby hat, I decreased by 16 stitches and knit all rows as listed. I think the smaller hat is too small... maybe a preemie size. I think the larger hat is about the size for a one-year old. We'll see.   I took a picture next to a dollar bill to give a point of reference.. I have no idea how big these hats should be to actually fit a baby.  Thanks for looking!







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« Reply #1 on: August 19, 2007 09:22:09 PM »

Love the cables! Really pretty!
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« Reply #2 on: August 19, 2007 09:35:02 PM »

Those are beautiful, i love the cabeling! I would wear them in almost any color too.
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« Reply #3 on: August 20, 2007 03:01:30 AM »

They're sweet! I really like how the cables join at the top.
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« Reply #4 on: August 20, 2007 05:56:03 AM »

I had marked these and was thinking about doing them, I wasn't sure till I saw yours!  They came out lovely.
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« Reply #5 on: August 20, 2007 05:57:09 AM »

SOOOO cute!  And thanks for thinking to add a "from the top" shot - it really shows off the pattern!
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