Category Archives: hat

A Manning Park Hat for Him

Laura Dear has a lovely pattern that I’ve spoken about before: The Manning Park Hat  It’s warm (with a double, turned brim), classy and fun! The color work is easy and the crown decreases make a lot of sense to … Continue reading

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Blackberries and Cream Test-Knit

Thanks to Laura Dear of Black Crow Knits, I was able to check off “test-knit” from my 2017 To-Learn List. You may remember that I whipped up a version of her Manning Park Hat last month and I loved it … Continue reading

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Traveling Hat!

Unexpected travel plans call for some excellent car knitting (i.e. *not* the Lothlorian shawl!) Since my knee socks are almost finished, I fretted that I would not have enough knitting for the 12 hour drive . . . and so, … Continue reading

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Someone Else’s Knits

Last night, I had to attend an event. It was the kind of event you want to avoid while still being present (complicated, yes, I know). So, I did very little planning for it or thinking about it (aside from … Continue reading

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