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« on: January 21, 2008 04:18:03 PM »

Dead easy and way off gauge, but it fits, stays on, looks nice and keeps his little ( big) head warm.  I used the free pattern from Froggie Meanie http://froggiemeanie.blogspot.com/2007/12/golden-compass-hat-happy-holidays.html  in the adult size.  All from my growing stash.  This is my first wearable, non scarf knitting project.  I would love your feedback!



There are a few more photos on my blog,( http://carmen-whome.blogspot.com/2008/01/winter-walk-lyras-hat-and-armour.html ) I did Froggie's three needle bind off to get the ridge in the back and made the ties a bit longer. 

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lilymarcella
« Reply #1 on: January 21, 2008 04:34:37 PM »

I really like this hat! It's basically a rectangle folded in half? And what a sweet little model you've got!
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« Reply #2 on: January 21, 2008 04:48:01 PM »

SO.  CUTE. 

Love the colors, and it looks great on him.  He is adorable in it!
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« Reply #3 on: January 21, 2008 04:49:36 PM »

Wow, that's so cute!! I love the ties, what nice thick ropes!
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« Reply #4 on: January 21, 2008 06:25:21 PM »

Thanks everyone!  Lillymarcella, it is just a big ol' rectangle!  It is so easy!
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« Reply #5 on: January 21, 2008 08:28:42 PM »

aww so cute and looks nice and warm!
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« Reply #6 on: January 21, 2008 10:40:44 PM »

i love the colors you used!
i wonder if this would be as cute on an adult sized head? i only have little boys to knit baby hats for & i don't think they'd appreciate it haha.
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« Reply #7 on: January 21, 2008 11:08:52 PM »

Love the combination of colors! Really cute!
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