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« on: January 02, 2009 02:57:38 PM »

So I got the book in the first picture for Christmas, and in it was a very simple hat pattern. Seriously, this is so simple I was forehead-smacking myself for hours after seeing it. So I plan on making a full-sized version for my boyfriend, but first I wanted to be sure I could make it.

ENTER THE PUPPY!
I made her one to perhaps keep her ears warm in the snow--though of course she'd never keep it on her head. So I added some straps--just single-chains of finger crochet, since I couldn't find a hook.



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« Reply #1 on: January 02, 2009 04:40:23 PM »

OMG so cuuuute! At least your puppy looks warm. lol  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: January 02, 2009 04:41:27 PM »

I've been using that same book to teach myself how to crochet for the past day or so!  (However, I didn't much like any of the crochet hat patterns...)
It looks like you did an excellent job! Smiley  
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« Reply #3 on: January 02, 2009 04:57:56 PM »

Adorable dog in an adorable hat!  I have that book and have found it indispensable for reteaching myself to embroider.
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« Reply #4 on: January 02, 2009 06:58:34 PM »

I too have that book. I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE it when I have problems with knitting, between that and Stitch n Bitch I never have to look anywhere else.  Doesn't mean I don't own a ton of other books.........
I do agree that a lot of the patterns are outdated though.  They have new versions, I wonder if they updated the patterns?
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