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A better Struan
Finished
January 10 2012
January 16 2012
Project info
A better Struan
Struan by Ysolda Teague
Knitting
N
L
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
madelinetosh Tosh Vintage
50 yards in stash
0.75 skeins = 150.0 yards (137.2 meters), 82 grams
Green
Eat.Sleep.Knit in Dallas, Georgia
Notes

The third hat for my brother-in-law - this one better fit!

The first hat was a Struan - unfortunately the yarn was just too scratchy, even though it fit nicely. The second hat was a Skinny Skid - which was just too tight. I coud have steamed it to get a more relaxed fit but my nephew claimed the hat.

So this is my third attempt - I know he likes the Struan pattern since he wanted a hat with a bill, but that still covered his ears. The MadTosh is absolutely not-scratchy, and even though the color looks almost black, it’s still green, just a very dark green.

If this one doesn’t work out, then I’ll have to figure out something else…

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About this yarn
by madelinetosh
Worsted
100% Merino
200 yards
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  • Originally queued: January 12, 2012
  • Project created: February 28, 2012
  • Finished: February 28, 2012
  • Updated: March 5, 2012