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Topic: Hemlock ring blanket turned hat (and fingerless mitts)  (Read 1643 times)
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poerava
« on: February 15, 2008 09:53:15 AM »

So, I started the hemlock ring blanket back in october but i lost interest in it. Yesterday, I was cleaning up and decided i needed to do something about it, so it became a hat.





please excuse the yellow gown and hospital room but it has become my 2nd home since my bf's been diagnosed with leukemia.

I will probably never wear this hat, if it strikes your fancy, i'll personal swap you for it.

And a pair of fingerless mitts


what do you think?
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« Reply #1 on: February 15, 2008 10:05:46 AM »

it is absolutely beautiful, what type of yarn did you use?
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« Reply #2 on: February 15, 2008 11:40:24 AM »

That is a fantastic hat! I love the color and the style, and it looks great on you! I am just learning to knit with needles, and hope I become this talented one day.
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« Reply #3 on: February 15, 2008 12:22:56 PM »

I love the colors in the hat! way to be creative and make that out of the beginnings of a blanket Smiley In my case it probably would have sat around for eternity =/ nice work!
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« Reply #4 on: February 15, 2008 01:06:17 PM »

Love it love it love it
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« Reply #5 on: February 15, 2008 04:13:08 PM »

Oh, I like it as a hat! I'm sorry about your boyfriend Sad
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« Reply #6 on: February 15, 2008 08:25:39 PM »

The hat is adorable. I really love the garter stitch mitts!  I'm sorry to hear about your boyfriend, too. Your knits are awesome!
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« Reply #7 on: March 10, 2008 06:02:47 AM »

happy birthday poerava!!!
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« Reply #8 on: March 14, 2008 05:26:40 PM »

Thats a lovely hat. :] The colours are amazing.
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« Reply #9 on: November 19, 2008 02:10:10 PM »

beautiful! I'm much to frightened to even attempt a hemlock ring blanket.
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