handmade commercial hat

It’s my standard bag in bag situation.

A slow grow, but I really love the classic simplicity of this hat, it has a clever trick and a bit of whipstitching to get the perfect hold the fold, triple thick brim.

By all accounts, it appears I like to knit hats that look like ready-made hats.

(I had a hat like this as a kid, it was white with a light purple brim, a huge white and purple pom pom on top and an E.T. patch on the band πŸ’•)

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Pattern: Oslo Hat by PetiteKnit

Yarn: I used one strand Dk weight wool (pattern suggests fingering weight held double)

weirdo socks forever!

I’ve hoarded crazy sock yarn since the beginning of my knit life, never once thinking I would ever actually knit socks with it.

Damn.

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Pattern: A vanilla version of Collina Socks by Jenn Emerson.

Yarn: Spun Right Round Sperwash Sock 80/20, color way Picnic.

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