FO... and my face!

purlyman's picture

I finished off the cotton hat, knitted on size 1 needles. It was going to be way too big, but a wash and dry seemed to help out a bit. I still think 165 or 170 stitches would've been better rather than the 180 in the round. Next time.

We had quite a bit of snow yesterday... the second pic is the hat sitting on about 4 inches of the pretty stuff in our back yard.

A couple of us from MWK met up yesterday for about 1 1/2 hours at a local coffee shop. I think we're going to call ourselves "Mile Guy Knitters". If anyone's ever in town (Denver) look us up!

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albert's picture

I love the swirl finish on the hat. I don't love the snow. We got our first taste of the season last week. Welcome, face!

MasonM's picture

Great looking hat. Ya did good. :D

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Very nice I like the Hat a lot,!

You did a terrific job Frank!

BuduR's picture

Hello Face, nice to see you :) I love your hats.

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RCC's picture

Great hat, great pattern, great face, great sun! Winter has arrived in the Pacific Northwest...........but no sun!
Knit on!
Rex

crmartin's picture

Nice hat, I love the colors and pattern.

Randy

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RareSteek's picture

Lovely hat. Lovely face. :-)

Alan

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Kerry's picture

Always good to see a new face ;-) and the hat looks good too.

NeoYankee's picture

What size needles was the face done on? :)

Seriously, though, great hat - Connecticut has also had its first taste of winter. Bleh - needs more salt.

NeoYankee's picture

What size needles was the face done on? :)

Seriously, though, great hat - Connecticut has also had its first taste of winter. Bleh - needs more salt.

purlyman's picture

Thanks! Not sure what size needles the face was done on... I have to ask MOMMY!!!!! :-)

Frank

The hat looks great!

My breakfast commitment ran into the afternoon on saturday, but I hope to make it to the next get together.

Rick

Knit On!

We love you Frank, oh yes we doo-oooooo, when you're not near us, we're blue......

purlyman's picture

Aw.... now I'll have to take another picture of the face all blushed with red and tears welling up!

Frank

Well, if you heard me sing, the tears would not be from happiness~~~~~