Another Leftover

And yet another project from last month that I only just got photographed. (I feel like the groundhog emerging from the snow.)


Pattern: Calorimetry
Yarn: Cascade 220 Heathers
Needles: US 5/3.75mm
Ravelry project here.

I liked the one that fellow SnB’r Eileen made for a friend, that I thought I’d make one for myself. I tried this pattern years ago, but it came out way too big for my tiny head, so I gave it to a neighbor.

Since I have a small head, and my ribbing tends to be on the loose side, I used a thinner yarn and much smaller needles, then downsized the pattern a bit.

I only cast on 112 sts, then worked the short rows until I had 44 sts between the markers. The size came out just right.

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7 Responses to Another Leftover

  1. Chris says:

    I really like my Calorimetry, too! 🙂

  2. Kym says:

    I love that design. . . and so wish it looked good on me. But, alas. It does not. Looks GREAT on you, though! Especially in that lovely shade of red.

  3. zeneedle says:

    If only spring were just around the corner, but…
    Another great project. You look good in any head wear!

  4. kitten says:

    Cute! And warm, toasty ears.

  5. Cookie says:

    Very nice! I do love a pin head. ;^)

  6. Stacey says:

    I love knitting for small heads. 😀 More like a groundhog coming out to play in the snow.

  7. jill says:

    The color came out just right too! Very cheery indeed.

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