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Handspun Hat

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Finished
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May 13 2017
Project info
Handspun Hat
Knitting
Christmas Bin
Large
Needles & yarn
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 10 - 6.0 mm
Malabrigo Yarn Nube
1 skein = 113 grams
Notes

Spun this yarn from a braid of Malabrigo nube in the colorway Persia. I spun it into a puffy worsted/aran 2-ply and got about 140 yards. I knit this hat without a pattern but based on the crown decreases in Turn a Square by Jared Flood.

I cast on 80 stitches and decreased evenly at four places for the crown. I like the way the yarn ended up striping. I’m not nearly a good enough spinner to cause it to stripe intentionally so it was cool to have it happen naturally.

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Finished
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May 13 2017
 
About this pattern
Personal pattern (not in Ravelry)
About this yarn
by Malabrigo Yarn
100% Merino
113 grams
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  • Project created: August 27, 2017
  • Finished: August 27, 2017
  • Updated: October 7, 2017