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courtlet
« on: December 08, 2006 12:07:44 PM »

I've been a knitter for several years but haven't really ventured too far into the realm of crotcheting...BUT...my friend got me The Happy Hooker for my birthday so what did I do? I took up crotcheting! Here is my first project:

It's the boy beanie pattern minus the strips and plus a cute ribbon. I would like to say that the ribbon is just for show but really it's there to keep the hat secure on my head. The beanie fits perfectly but it isn't quite snug enough so I weaved a ribbon through the edge so I can tighten it.


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« Reply #1 on: December 08, 2006 12:20:33 PM »

so cute!!!  i made a boy beanie for myself as well, but i didn't think to put a ribbon in it, what a great idea!
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« Reply #2 on: December 08, 2006 12:37:59 PM »

that is SO cute, and the ribbon really gives it a feminine touch Smiley What pattern did you use? Really love it Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: December 08, 2006 05:26:00 PM »

This so cute and so something i'd love to wear. Great makeover!
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« Reply #4 on: December 08, 2006 05:27:22 PM »

That is so cute I would so wear it.
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« Reply #5 on: December 11, 2006 10:56:23 AM »

that is SO cute, and the ribbon really gives it a feminine touch Smiley What pattern did you use? Really love it Cheesy

I used the "boy beanie" pattern from the Happy Hooker book. I think it's just called "boy beanie," right everyone? It's really easy to follow--trust me, it's my first hat, my first crotchet pattern, and I have very little crotchet experience.  Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: December 11, 2006 11:11:24 AM »

I am going to have to get this book!  I have been crocheting for many years and was taught by my mother who was incredible.  And I don't remember any of my first few projects turning out anywhere near this nice.  I have seen several first projects posted from people who learned from this book and they have all been great.  I am going to have to get it myself so I can learn the 'secret'.

Great job, and the ribbon is not only functional, it totally works overall.
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