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Thrifty Thursday

I have had so many excellent finds lately I feel I need to start my Thrifty Thursday posts again.  First up, yarn!  Bet you thought I was going to say Pyrex right? I bought 3 cakes of Valley Yarns Northfield … Continue reading

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The Hogsmeade Hat and an incentive to knit it and then donate it

I’ve got my first pattern ready to put on Ravelry, it is hat #50, also called the Hogsmeade Hat, because if you are going to visit Hogsmeade, you need a warm woolen hat!  I wanted to design a very easy … Continue reading

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It’s done, hat #50

I  have finished knitting 50 different hat patterns in the past year.  I did finish before my 50th birthday!  Here’s hat # 50, more on this pattern in a separate post. Here’s a picture of all the hats that I … Continue reading

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Hat # 49

I’ve been lax in posting knitting pictures.  Here is hat #49.  It is called Bulletproof Aran by Chuck Wright and is knit in Northampton yarn.  This was a really fun knit, a bit of a challenge but not so challenging … Continue reading

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Hat # 45 Dufton

Dufton is hat #45, closing in on 50 now!  Knit in Lambs Pride Bulky.  Big shock there huh?  This hat is seriously dense and warm.  Link to Ravelry pattern page here  http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/dufton Yes, it’s for Wool-Aid.  

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More Hats, but in boring colors

I have finished hats # 37 through 39. #37 was the Kiwi Hat. I enjoyed knitting this one, and liked the finished result. The twisted cable stitches have a nice look, but are not actually cables. Next time I would … Continue reading

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Finally some hats

Not that I haven’t been knitting them, just not posting them.  Here are two hats I knit last month.  The challenge from Wool-Aid was to knit something from their pattern store.  All the patterns are designed by Wool-Aid members.  I … Continue reading

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More Olympic hats Hats # 30, 31, 32, and 33

Four more hats for my project knit during the Olympics for the Ravellenic Games.  These are all variations of the For Giving pattern from my Opening Ceremonies hat.  Since each is really a different stitch pattern I figure they count … Continue reading

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Hat test Hat # 28

Hat #28 in my 50 hat pattern project was a test knit.  This was my first official test knit. The pattern is For Giving 2, Slipping Away by Clairvoyance Designs.  Claire from Clairvoyance Designs is  known as Clairvoyance on Ravelry … Continue reading

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Hat #27

Hat #27 in my 50 Hat Pattern Project is the Fake Isle Hat by Amy King.   Ravelry pattern link here http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/fake-isle-hat   This is another hat that has been in my Queue since 2008.  Why?  Again it’s my problem with … Continue reading

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