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Category Knitting
Type Accessory
Sizing Women
Style Preppy, Casual, Romantic, Classic, Hipster, Cute, Whimsical
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What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo Bashful by Marlaina Bird

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What materials did you use? Yarn: Universal Yarns Eden Silk, 75% merino wool/25% silk; 153 yards 140 m; 1.75 oz 50g CYCA size 3 light: 1 (1, 2) balls 02 blush Needles: One pair size US 8 (5mm) 16 circulars; Set of 5 DPNs size 8 (5mm) or size to obtain gauge. Notions: Stitch markers, tapestry needle

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What are you most proud of? I love the decreases and how they don't break pattern so drastically but they flow into the crown of the hat.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? I always tell people to make sure they do a gauge swatch but also BLOCK that swatch! Lace opens up and if you make your unblocked swatch to a gauge that is given after blocking you will end up with a hat that is HUGE!

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