Friday, 7 June 2013

Something for the weekend

Baby Hats 5







If you want to do some brain training I would highly recommend lacy knitting.  The pattern for these little hats is very easy but you do have to concentrate.  I can't tell you how long it took me to get into the rhythm of the pattern and how many times I had to pull them back but once I had it I loved it and I love the result.




I have got quite lazy in my crafty makings, choosing simple patterns just so I don't have to think too much about what I'm doing... my mind does tend to wander all over the place while I'm crafting I think that's why I found these a little challenging. 




You seasoned knitters will be shaking your heads I know but I do feel a small sense of achievement it's been a long time since I knit anything lacy and it has given me the urge to do some more, after all it's good for the brain :)


Size 3 months.
Dk yarn and it took 25 grams for each hat
4 mm needles 

Find the pattern for these lovely little hats here

Made from the stash of little bits.



 Have a great weekend! 

14 comments:

  1. Oh those are SO pretty! I love the purple one. I would love to be able to do some lacy knitting one day. xoxo

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  2. These are gorgeous. I am definitely going to make some of these. Thanks for the pattern link.

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  3. but Linda they are really pretty.....brain intense or not they look lovely!

    Where are you going to in Spain for your hols????

    keep well


    Amanda xx

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  4. So sweet! I am afraid lace is far beyond my knitting skills, hopefully someday I will take a deep breath and try to knit one of these for my little girl, they are lovely!

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  5. These are soooooo pretty Linda, hope you don't mind but these are now in the to-do pile so thanks for sharing and as always lovely to see your wonderful work xxx

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    1. Of course I don't mind Jaqueline, that's why I put them on here so you guys can share :)

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  6. Yes, I think lacy knitting is a challenge, precisely because of the concentration needed. I have to be in the mood ofr it. But the result is definitely beautiful :-)

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  7. Those are so sweet! I wish I could lacy knit, will have to learn that some day :)

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  8. Very pretty and the two colors together are so nice. I will likely never knit like that so it's really fun to see your projects.

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  9. Hello Linda, The baby hats are all very pretty.. Love them. Hugs judy

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  10. These are pretty. Very impressed that you persisted.

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