неделя, 19 януари 2014 г.

Drops Hat


I don't remember exactly how I came upon this cardigan by DROPS design, I might have been browsing through legwarmers, but the striking combination of black and white stranded knitting arrested my eyes and made me look through the projects on Ravelry. And when I saw Saviera's hat interpretation I knew I had to knit this, more so as I had just the yarn remains from Gaby's cardigan. Like Saviera, I cast on 96 sts for k1p1 ribbing, but then increased to 120 sts for the stranded design.


Pattern: Jacket 116 by Drops Design
Yarn: Alize Cashmira 100% wool in black and white
Needle: 3.5 mm rib, 4 mm body
Time to knit: 2 days





I bought a piece of black fleece to make a lining for the hat, but we still haven't got any winter here, the temperatures are well above 0 C, actually it was 11 C earlier today and the fleece would be redundant in such warm weather. The snowdrops in front of our building have blossomed! I don't remember them ever coming to bloom so early.


6 коментара:

  1. Шапочка просто чудо!!!белое с чёрным это всегда беспроигрышный вариант)))
    У нас только на этой неделе температура воздуха опустилась до -10,а то верба цвела и подснежники вылезали из земли...

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  2. You're right. Black and white are always striking together. It's like snow fell onto the hat and slowly dripped down, creating some kind of winter art. Love it.

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  3. Красива и ефектна шапка в любимото ми съчетание черно-бяло и в унисон със зимния пейзаж.Много ми харесва!

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  4. Black and white are a favourite of mine as well. The hat looks great.
    My Snowdrops are starting to open. Also the Crocus are waiting for a bit of sunshine to open.
    Hugs

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  5. Such a lovely hat <3 I can't believe - we have regular, frosty winter in Poland ;) Lot of snow and ice.

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  6. Such a beautiful hat! And it does look like snowdrops!

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