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And now for something completely different

Since sOctober is over, I made a baby hat! In left over sock yarn, my favourite thing to use. Also, I seemt o ahve endless amounts of it, even though I've used kilos of it. I'm certainly not complaining, I have quite a few projects lined up for it, but it's odd. Also, I do seem to keep making more.
I used some LOSY - I have no idea what it was, or how I have any left over blues after the bathmatt. I used more the the self stripping that Katherine gave me. For 29 grams of yarn, this has gone a long way!
I used the Countless baby hat pattern, and then failed to follow most of the instructions, but it still worked out. Top down and magic loop! I was going to take a photo to proove I knit a whole hat on magic loop. I do love my new Chiaogoo interchangable set - but I still love doublepoints over magic loop, even with the best needles in the world.
I really need to go back to blocking things before posting them - I've managed to pu up 8 projects in a row without doing that. It's been hard though, becasue they have all been such small, quick things, that I'm done with the next one before I've blocked the previous one. I'm off to knit something big, something that will take weeks. I'll tell you all about it in my next post, whcih will also be November's Yarnalong.

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