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Project info
ThistleBottom Pinecote
Pinecote by Amanda Scheuzger
Knitting
Michele Sayetta
Smaller size
Needle and yarn
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
Shelridge Yarns Soft Touch DKW
1 skein = 265.0 yards (242.3 meters), 100 grams
Pink
Pick Up Sticks in Newmarket, Ontario
2010
Notes

I went down a needle size for this one and now that it is complete I think I should have gone down another size as my knitting is loose and so the hat is larger than I had hoped but it still fits well.
It is a bit tricky to knit with the 2 extra cable needles and is slow going but I am glad I completed it.
I originaly had thought that it was not a hat I would knit again even if the pattern was pretty as I found it a frustrating knit but the end result is so lovely the I have reserved a skein of natural cashmere to knit this one again at a later date…. with a wider/doubled up brim perhaps?
This Hat is one of hopefully many a KAL that a friend and I do together while working on other projects.

Published in the March 2012 edition of the Twist Collective http://www.twistcollective.com/collection/component/jnews...

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Finished
November 17 2011
November 23 2011
 
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About this yarn
Soft Touch DKW
by Shelridge Yarns
DK / 8 ply
100% Merino
265 yards / 100 grams
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  • Project created: November 17, 2011
  • Finished: November 25, 2011
  • Updated: January 26, 2013