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September 1 2011
September 4 2011
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julie's chapeau
Marigold (Archived) by Marnie MacLean
knittedblissJC on ravelry
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
Tahki Yarns Donegal Tweed
none left in stash
0.8 skeins = 146.4 yards (133.9 meters), 80 grams
Three Bags Full Knitting Studio in Northbrook, Illinois

re-made my modified marigold hat! gifted to julie. these pictures are placeholders.

-i cast on the number of stitches for the small hat
-i knit the brim flat
-i did two short rows at the front of the hat to set it back a little
-i added a three stitch button hole for the large button
-i added a little shaping to round off the edge of the button band (increase every row until the button hole, decrease every row until the band is done)
-i increased to the number of stitches for the large hat, and switched to US size 8 needles
-i knit the lace pattern for three repeats
-then closed it up per the pattern.
-wet blocked it over a plate to encourage slouchy qualities.
-i sewed the edge of the brim down just past the buttonhole so that it wouldn’t gap.

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by Tahki Yarns
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183 yards / 100 grams
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  • Project created: September 4, 2011
  • Finished: September 5, 2011
  • Updated: December 17, 2012