Wednesday, February 1, 2012


Here is the latest from my hat jag, the Tasseled Fez from Charlene Schurch's Hats On!. It is knit in what I would consider a very firm gauge. In other words the stitches are very tight, making for a warm and windproof hat. Quite a wrestling match to knit, but I like the results.

The crown of the hat lends itself well to the three needle bind off technique (worked on the right side) for constructing the points. I also love this technique (worked on the wrong side) for shoulder seams of sweaters. HERE is a pretty good video tutorial.


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