Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Tying up loose ends

Quite literally... har har

My feelings for this project have been on quite a roller coaster for the past, well, month-and-a-half-- but I think I may finally be over the hump. This weekend I sat down and wrote a list of the people I still want to make hats for, as well as potential yarn and pattern pairings. Lo, and behold-- I have only 18 hats left! It was sort of an "Eye of the Tiger" moment.

And today I got another little boost-- I made Project of the Week on the Kelbourne Woolens blog! This thrills me to no end-- I love The Fibre Company yarns and Courtney and Kate are such talented designers.

Still, it's been a while since I've posted a finished hat-- when I think how long I start to hyperventilate a tiny bit-- but I'm hoping to fix that very soon. As for all those ends... if I weave in at least one per day, I should finish by December 1st!


7 comments:

  1. Wow, 18 hats sounds like a lot to me (but can you believe I'm a knitter who has never made a single hat?!)

    Congrats on being project of the week :)

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  2. Those colors are simply gorgeous. And, whoah...that's a lot of ends. Good luck on your effort to make all those hats!!

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  3. Whee! You're famous! Looking forward to seeing your next FO. All of your hats have been fabulous. :)

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  4. Go get them Tiger! I love that color-way! Hat champion!!

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  5. Congratulations on Project of the Week! That hat definitely deserves a bit of spotlight, the leafy pattern is stunning in white.

    And just looking at all those ends makes me want to hide under a table a little bit, but you can conquer them! The colours and pattern lead me to believe that said conquering will be totally worth it.

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  6. Thinking about making 18 hats, makes me hyperventilate.

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