January 11, 2007

A Beanie for My Dad

Finished a hat for my Dad last night. I actually ran out of yarn half way up and stupidly tossed the label (d'oh!) so I tried to match the color without bringing my knitting (double d'oh!). It actually turned out okay with the two-tone denim blue. Hooray for happy accidents.

Really simple yet impressive pattern (I love the swirls on the crown!) from Hip to Knit: 18 Contemporary Projects for Today's Knitter by Judith L. Swartz