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Gift knitting, revealed! (Part one)

Christmas Gift Knit #1: Morgan Hat for Dad

Dad with his Morgan hat & Laptop

Dad modeling the Morgan hat, with assistance from Laptop the Cat

I made one of these ingenious hats for my soon-to-be-brother-in-law Jamie last Christmas, and this year, Dad’s only Christmas request was to have a Morgan Hat of his own.

Full details are on Ravelry, but here are the basics:

  • Pattern: Morgan, by Anne Kuo Lukito (@annekuolukito), on Knitty
  • Yarn: Elsebeth Lavold Silky Wool and Rowan Kid Silk Haze, held together — just under 1 ball apiece
  • Needles: Two 4.0 mm circs
  • Other notions: Fine gauge plastic canvas, felt, and sewing thread for stiffening the peak

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