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A milky hat

16 Apr

I did promise in A new winter wooly that I would share photos of the hat I knitted just after Christmas – also known as the first thing I ever knitted! So here goes…

It was the cable beret from Sirdar 9069.

Sirdar 9069

Sirdar 9069 - cable beret

I knitted it out of a luscious green yarn, that is made out of milk protein! Yep – milk!

Here’s how it turned out…

Sirdar 9069 by ZoSews

Sirdar 9069 by ZoSews

Sirdar 9069 by ZoSews

Sirdar 9069 by ZoSews

I was pretty happy with it to be honest – not bad for a first crack at knitting I say 😉

I did make it in summer so I haven’t had a chance to wear it yet, but I do love a chunky beret during the colder months so it should get some wear soon.

Z xx

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9 Responses to “A milky hat”

  1. poppykettle April 17, 2012 at 11:12 AM #

    Zo that is gorgeous!!! And the colour is stunning on you. Perfect for the upcoming chilly days 🙂

    • ZoSews April 17, 2012 at 6:23 PM #

      Thanks Ms P! Hope you’re having a great trip!

  2. Karen April 17, 2012 at 9:27 PM #

    You are super clever and what gorgeous yarn! I get too impatient for knitting, I need instant gratification.

    • ZoSews April 17, 2012 at 10:36 PM #

      Thanks Karen! Maybe you should knit things for babies – small and quick :)!

  3. Julia April 18, 2012 at 8:02 AM #

    Oh I love it so much! And the colour is perfect!

  4. neeno April 23, 2012 at 9:21 PM #

    That looks very cute on u! Melbourne is getting cold… you could wear it tomorrow! Gorgeous colour too btw!

    • ZoSews April 24, 2012 at 8:04 PM #

      I’m going to the dawn service tomorrow, so I think it will definitely be time to pull out the hat! I think it’s going to be FREEZING!!! And rainy…

  5. Kerry April 25, 2012 at 2:08 AM #

    This looks great – such a fab colour for you.

    • ZoSews April 26, 2012 at 11:37 PM #

      Oww thanks 🙂 I’ll have to try to remember to wear this colour more often.

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