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Old 05-06-2006, 07:41 PM   #1
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ruffly flowered hat for baby
Here is a hat I made for a dear friend's first grandbaby based on the pattern called "A Little Hat". I can't wait to see it on her.
Needles: sz 9 circulars (2 pair)
Yarn: Debbie Bliss Alpaca Silk, Colour 25009

The flower I added was based on Paton's "fabulous felted flowers" pattern- I used the pattern for the small petals only.

Time: ~1 to 1 1/2 days to knit at my pace.

What I learned/tips to share: I think I'd prefer the rose flower pattern that the original author used for this hat. If I knit it again that's what I plan on trying. The Paton's flower pattern is a bit too floppy for my taste with this hat.

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Old 05-06-2006, 07:46 PM   #2
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Beautiful!! It looks like something you just want to rub against your skin - which is a GREAT quality for anything for babies and kids :D
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Old 05-06-2006, 07:52 PM   #3
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That's adorable! I'd love to see that on a baby!
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Old 05-06-2006, 08:25 PM   #4
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I have one ball of that very same yarn, same color, in my stash...hmmm...... :D
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Old 05-06-2006, 08:49 PM   #5
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Absolute cuteness!
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That hat is absoolutely adorable!!
I'll get there.....someday. ;-)
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Old 05-06-2006, 09:11 PM   #7
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Old 05-06-2006, 09:33 PM   #8
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Adorable - beautiful job!
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Old 05-06-2006, 11:49 PM   #9
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I want to knit one too It is adorable!
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Old 05-07-2006, 12:18 AM   #10
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Great job!

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