FO Friday: Total Knitting Satisfaction

Modeled by N

It’s a really good thing I have some other projects lined up to knit or I would be knitting nothing but Sockhead hats. There was something about the pattern that just soothed my soul. It was like yoga but with yarn. I loved leaving it sitting around so I could pick it up and knit a few stitches when I had a minute. The yarn is Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Sock in bloodlines that I picked up on sale at Webs. When I finished the hat I wasn’t so sure that I would wear it. It’s very slouchy, really really slouchy and I wasn’t sure it was the right look for me but yesterday was freaking freezing when I had to walk down and get N so I put it on. My head and ears stayed amazingly warm so even if it isn’t the perfect style for me it is the warmest hat I own. 

If you’d like to read more FO Friday posts be sure to visit Tami’s Amis blog

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10 Responses to FO Friday: Total Knitting Satisfaction

  1. chrisknits says:

    Have more faith in your style! I bet it looked gorgeous on you. Love the colors.

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  2. Michelle says:

    I like the level of slouch you’ve got going on! The hat looks great. And, I know that alpaca feels nice over the ears! 😀

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  3. Marilyn says:

    Very cool (or is that warm?!?) hat! The colors look a little like a summer sunset. At least on my monitor. 🙂

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  4. Cookie says:

    I love that pattern! There is something very calming and zen about it, I think. Lovely colorway, too. Very flattering color, I think. Well done!

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  5. Beautiful 🙂 Sometimes some simple knitting is just what your soul need

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  6. YarnyDragonfly says:

    I think it looks very warm and snuggly! Thanks for introducing me to this pattern – it was great knitting for my travels.

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  7. Kepanie says:

    Yay, it’s done! Great job.

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  8. Michele says:

    Wow I love this hat pattern. I can’t wait to try it.

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  9. Pat(ricia) says:

    Looks way too good – and if it’s warm – bonus!

    I am now dying to give this pattern a whirl myself – so bookmarked, checked and added to the list – and it had better be soon, cause damn – we keep getting hit with these awful arctic blasts! Brrr….. pass the hot chocolate and knitting needles! 😉

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  10. saskartgirl says:

    It is slouchy but beautiful and very art-y. I love alpaca yarn, it’s so soft. I can also appreciate a pattern that is soothing in its simplicity. Like the triangle shawl I have made 3 of. (the one I made for me is variegated purple alpaca)

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