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Owl Hats

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August 2 2013
August 4 2013
Project info
Owl Hats
Owl Hat by Sarah Zimmerman
Halos of Hope, Crochet a long
Hooks & yarn
5.0 mm (H)
Bernat Cottontots Solid

I plan to make two for Halos of Hope! link text

Part of my Stash Bust Challenge, 2013.

Had to get creative as I’m using small leftovers of yarn stash. The hat part is a little different but I used the pattern as a guide. Diameter at 54 stitches (making child size) was 6” so I stopped increasing.

Left off the earflaps as they are chemo hats.

Worked eyes as stated.

I wanted my beak a little wider. I made the medium but skipped the sl st, and replaced the second dc with a tr. Also, worked in back bump for a smooth finish on both sides of the beak. See here for a video explaining this technique: link text

Adorable hat works up quick. Thanks for the pattern!

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by Bernat
100% Cotton
171 yards / 100 grams
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  • Originally queued: July 25, 2013
  • Project created: August 2, 2013
  • Updated: August 4, 2013