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Clean Slate
Clean Slate by Liat Hessel
Needles & yarn
US 7 - 4.5 mm
152 yards = 0.42 skeins
Red Heart Super Saver Solids
none left in stash
0.28 skeins = 101.9 yards (93.2 meters), 55 grams
Red Heart Super Saver Solids
0 yards in stash
0.14 skeins = 51.0 yards (46.6 meters), 27 grams

Main body in red, colorwork with black. Cast on with a long-tail cast-on using the black yarn as the “tail” and the red as the “working yarn,” then knit 2x2 ribbing in the red.

Gauge too loose and I’m not willing to go tighter as this is slightly heavier yarn than called for. I’m just going to take out one repeat instead (and switch to 3x3 ribbing to accommodate the change).

It ended up being a bit taller and narrower than ideal, but considering that I didn’t check gauge, it’s pretty good. With the brim folded up, it’s pretty much perfect and quite warm.

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February 12 2015
May 29 2015
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by Red Heart
100% Acrylic
364 yards / 198 grams
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  • Originally queued: January 2, 2014
  • Project created: February 12, 2015
  • Updated: May 29, 2015