This time of year, I love to knit hats, and when it’s 9 degrees out when you wake up before school, they come in handy! I also wanted to practice my new skill with DPNs, so when I heard about this one skein hat pattern on the Yarncraft podcast, I thought I’d give it a try. Also, Michaels had Lion Brand Amazing on sale that week as an added incentive! If I make it again, I’m going to do one more set of knit/purl rows because there was enough yarn, and I’d like it a little slouchier.
Of course, when I went for the photo to prove it actually happened, my camera was dead. However, a very nice student with an iPhone 5 took these photos of my hat made in the Olive Medley colorway:
Yes, this was just before my 11:30 a.m. New Media class – can you tell?