Forgetful, Part 2 (or: Gift #2)

I have been quite scatterbrained lately. I handed in a recent design project last Friday and now have more time to catch up on this blog. However, I completely forgot to take additional photos of the below FO before mailing it, so you’ll have to do with incomplete shots.

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This is a gift for the second of my recommendation letter writers. Since the recipient is a guy, I wanted to make a hat and I had the perfect color in stash, a deep chocolate brown.

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In the last photo, it looks like I’m scolding Munchkin. When she was a kitten, Mom created a bad (in my opinion) habit by allowing her to play with and bite people’s fingers. So she’s actually about to pounce.


Pattern: “The Marsan Watchcap” by Staceyjoy Elkin, RedLipstick.net Size: Men’s Medium Yarn: Cascade 220 Heather, 4006 Galaxy 0.6 skein Needles: Various Brands US 7 (4.5 mm) circulars Started: March 4, 2009 Completed: March 5, 2009 Ravel this project!

4 Responses to “Forgetful, Part 2 (or: Gift #2)”

  1. Chris Says:
    April 6th, 2009 at 9:01 am

    The hat looks black to me!

    That is a bad habit. Bad Mom. No biscuit. Good thing Munchkin’s so cute!

  2. Rina Says:
    April 6th, 2009 at 7:15 pm

    The hat looks very dark brown. And guys in my opinioin are hard to give a gift to. Especially colors. I kind of like the pattern where the spiral is very defined.

    Ha…Munchkin was cute! All kittens were cute when they were little.

  3. Nicole Says:
    April 7th, 2009 at 8:36 am

    Love the kitty shot! :) So cute.

  4. opal Says:
    April 7th, 2009 at 5:47 pm

    one of my cats bites when he’s had too much petting time. he also bites if you don’t feed him quickly enough. it’s been a real battle getting him to stop. any tips?

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