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Project info
Trailing of the Sheep October 2016
Baa-ble Hat by Donna Smith
Knitting
the six of us
me- one size kevin- one size k-one size c-one size l-one size baby f- 8 month mods
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
Crystal Palace Yarns Crème
Dream in Color Classy
Knit Picks Wool of the Andes Worsted Weight
Luna Grey Fiber Arts Supernova
Malabrigo Yarn Rios
Sweet Basil Fibre Works MCN Worsted
madelinetosh Tosh Vintage
Notes

I have heard that the hat runs big so I am using worsted weight yarn. Other mods and notes as follows:

my hat yarn -
dream in color classy forget me
malabrigo white
luna grey pewter
madelinetosh happiness

K’s hat age 10 (she picked out the colors) -
sweet basil fibre works lemon grass
our hand dyed yellow made from marigolds and calendula
malabrigo white
our hand dyed brown made from walnut hill walnuts
knit picks marina

C’s hat age 8 (she also picked out her colors)-
madelinetosh fragrant
malabrigo white
knit picks marina
our hand dyed brown made from walnut hill walnuts
crystal palace yarns creme color no 30

Little L’s hat age 5 (he picked out his shark colors)
luna grey pewter
malabrigo white
unknown charcoal grey
luna grey marine

Baby F’s hat to fit when he is 8 months old
madtosh winter wheat
malabrigo white
luna grey pewter

To make it into a baby size I am using size 5 and 6 needles and casting on 80 sts. knit 8 rows in 1x1 rib and then increase to 94 stitches. Follow the chart but leave out the last sheep for both repeats. Decrease following the pattern.

Kevin’s hat

malabrigo white
malabrigo black
our handdyed walnut yarn

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Finished
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October 18 2016
 
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  • Project created: July 5, 2016
  • Finished: October 13, 2016
  • Updated: October 18, 2016
  • Progress updates: 14 updates