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Irish Mustard Toque
Finished
December 22 2011
January 2 2012
Project info
Irish Mustard Toque
Irish Moss Toque by Alexandra Charlotte Dafoe
Knitting
my head
smaller of the two
Needles & yarn
US 4 - 3.5 mm
Autumn House Farm Highland Heathers
330 yards in stash
1 skein = 220.0 yards (201.2 meters)
4010
Yellow-orange
NY Sheep and Wool (Rhinebeck)
October 17, 2009
Notes

I like this pattern - it’s an attractive, well-designed hat.

But, the pattern required some figuring. The decreases are a fantastic design element, and I wish they were charted because they are rather open to interpretation and guessing. Also, the chart is a bit too simplified. There are times when the cable background requires a knit instead of a purl in order to maintain the seed stitch.

With this adjustments, the pattern would be totally worth it’s purchase price. I’d make it again.

I like the Autumn House yarn. It wasn’t too expensive and it’s very warm and easy to work with. Lovely heathered color.

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December 22 2011
January 2 2012
 
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  • Project created: December 24, 2011
  • Finished: January 4, 2012
  • Updated: January 14, 2012
  • Progress updates: 2 updates