Wednesday, February 24, 2016

One hat done, another on the way

I finished a hat for my MIL. I used some worsted weight yarn that I had in my stash.
She loves it. It turns out that she has a fairly new maroon coat that I didn't know about. How is that for coincidence?

I have started a hat for my mom next. This will be another crocheted hat as that is quicker for me. I am using sport weight yarn which will go just a little slower than the last hat. I wonder if it will get any use this winter? 

I am joining Ginny for Yarn Along today. What are you knitting/crocheting? What are you reading? Pop on over to her site to see what other bloggers are up to.

I finished reading The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton. I really love the way she spins a story. There are ins and outs and a little mystery along the way. I haven't started another book as I just don't have the time. 

Thanks for stopping by!


9 comments:

  1. I so agree with you about her books, you sink into them and enjoy savoring the story! lovely hat and how neat that it matches the coat :)

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  2. Cathie: super cute hat.
    I love to read, I read many books a month.
    Mystery's are my favorite.

    Blessings
    Catherine

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  3. It's a great hat! Thanks for sharing.

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  4. Lovely hat , we have had a few bad frosts this week so winter is still around.

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  5. Mmm, so chunky and warm looking! Love your choice of colors. Knitting with stash yarn is always so satisfying!

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  6. That hat is too cute! Great color coincidence

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  7. Such a cute hat! Lovely work. And way to go, picking the perfect color!

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  8. I love the poof on the top of that hat! Lovely!

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