Just A Quickie ….

…tried out my new hooks. REALLY happy  with them.

I found a free pattern for a baby hat on Ravelry.com and being the in for a penny, in for a pound type-a-gal I went full steam at this wee bonnet with a stitch I have never done before. FPHD, a quick YouTube lesson and I had a go.

Not 100% happy, think the pattern wandered a bit while I was trying to master the stitch with some stash yarn. As the law of sod murphy would have it, didn’t have enough to complete the shell trim so backside thrust in the air I have a darn good rummage for something, anything suitable to trim with.

Again not ideal but the cream and gold yarn was the only one that didn’t completely fight with the main colour. In fact the more I look at it, the more I like it. Reminds me of Spring for some reason!!??

So new hooks = WIN

New hat = NEUTRAL for the time being 😉

its like a purple bluebell :)

its like a purple bluebell 🙂

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1 Comment (+add yours?)

  1. CurlsnSkirls
    Jan 11, 2014 @ 16:24:32

    Love the edging –
    xxxdel

    Reply

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