Back to the knitting this weekend. This was a super fast and easy knit hat with a lace pattern just around the crown. The pattern shows the hat as a beanie or watch cap style, but I blocked it over a plate to give it some beret-like slouch. Tight fitting hats over big hair never work for me! I tend to look like the big bad wolf after pulling off a wool hat, but this one is pretty loose so I think it won't leave flat hat hair.
Old Fern Hat (Ravelry link)
frisbee? sea urchin? hat?
It's very difficult to take good hat self portraits!
Red hats are like a pair of red shoes.... every gal needs one
even Grandma sports it with style!
The yarn is basic but serviceable Lion Brand Wool Ease. I think there's enough left in the skein to make a second one or a matching cowl in this lace pattern.