Cadet Hats from Knitty

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Some asked that I post pictures of my recently completed projects.  My niece's sweater/shrug set is in the mail to her and I have no pictures of it, but I do have pictures of the two hats I've made. 

That's me in the pics BTW.

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Chunk's picture

Brent

They are brilliant - will be sure to have a look at the site too.  Well done, they look great on you

BrentCLW's picture

Thanks Chunk. 

Brent Troth  Clearwater, Florida

Brent Troth  Raleigh, NC

The hats look great. Which one of those pictures are you going to use for your signature here?!!! 

Knit away, knit away

"They say best men are moulded out of faults; and, for the most, become much more the better for being a little bad." William Shakespeare, Measure for Measure

Great job!!!  I am anxious to start one now.

 

Luke 

kiwiknitter's picture

I especially like the dark hat (4th photo). 

Friends don't let friends knit drunk.

Never trust a man who, when left alone in a room with a tea cozy, doesn't try it on.  ~Billy Connolly

Parrot's picture

The hats are really nice; different than what I have seen before.  I think I like these the best; great job!

Doug

These are great!  Not to get personal but...how do you keep your bill stiff? (just sounds so wrong)

Luke 

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The bills are kept stiff by using a piece of plastic canvas that is cut to shape.  The pattern for them at the knitty website has a template to use for cutting the plastic canvas. 

Brent Troth  Clearwater, Florida

Brent Troth  Raleigh, NC