Tweedy Topper — or not

Well, because of my yarn choice, this is a non-Tweedy Topper, but that still is the pattern name. Pattern from in Knitter’s magazine, last summer I think (if not summer, spring).


Yarn is Cascade Sierra. Mostly cotton, some merino. Nice, and machine washable to boot. Recommended by my favorite LYS, Knitknacks in Maplewood, NJ. If you are in the neighborhood, you should go and check it out. Wonderful yarn, friendly helpful owners.

img_2167.jpgI’m very happy with the hat. This one was for a gift, but I may make another for me. It’s cool enough for a summer hat. The construction was very interesting, and a lot of fun – knitting the same rows multiple times to get thick ridges to hold the hat’s shape.

Here it is before the hatband:



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