ReDeux
Finished
March 2, 2014
March 6, 2014

ReDeux

Project info
Deux by Lisa Mutch
Knitting
HatBeanie, Toque
Needles & yarn
US 10½ - 6.5 mm
Malabrigo Yarn Rasta
none left in stash
1 skein = 90.0 yards (82.3 meters), 150 grams
Jimmy Beans Wool in Reno, Nevada
Notes

3-6-14: Done. When you look up “quick knit” in the dictionary, there is a picture of this hat. It is a seriously quick knit. I like the finished product, although I would consider doing 12-14 rows in the main section of the pattern, rather than the 16 called for if you want a less slouchy hat. I’m pretty happy with it as is. Pictures coming in the morning.

As a fringe benefit, there is just enough yarn leftover to do a contrast cast on for another hat or mittens.

3-4-14: Just a note to anyone knitting this hat in Rasta, the stitches are really too big for my DPNs. This would be much better on longer DPNs or a circular, but I’m too lazy to switch.

Starting Notes:

After looking at all of my Rasta, this red skein called my name for this project.

Rasta Gauge:

7.5 stitches over 3 inches in stockinette before blocking
7 stitches over 3 inches in 2x2 rib before blocking
Both on size 10 Bamboo DPNs

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Finished
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March 6, 2014
 
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by Malabrigo Yarn
Super Bulky
100% Merino
90 yards / 150 grams

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  • Originally queued: September 9, 2011
  • Project created: February 27, 2014
  • Finished: March 7, 2014
  • Updated: June 3, 2014
  • Progress updates: 3 updates