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Block Island Gansey Hat
Finished
August 16 2015
August 23 2015
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Block Island Gansey Hat
Block Island Gansey Hat by Deborah Newton
Knitting
my cousin Bruder Matthaeus
Needles & yarn
North Light Fibers Ocean Avenue
1 skein = 180.0 yards (164.6 meters), 85 grams
Blue
North Light Fibers in Block Island , Rhode Island
July 24, 2015
Notes

This is the kit I bought when I was on Block Island: Block Island Gansey Hat1.
Working from the chart feels like painting by numbers. The pattern is easily remembered after just a few rounds.
I like how the pattern is incorporated as much as possible during the decrease rows up to the crown.
I am happy to say that there was plenty of yarn with some left over. I had been worried when I read grasdorf’s pattern notes: grasdorf’s hat
A lovely pattern and quick knit. Definitely the best souvenir I could bring back from Block Island. I am thinking to knit up a few more of these as gifts :)

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by North Light Fibers
Worsted
100% Merino
180 yards / 85 grams

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  • Project created: July 31, 2015
  • Finished: August 23, 2015
  • Updated: November 11, 2016
  • Progress updates: 3 updates