There has been a new little babe born into this world and where she lives is coooooold. I figure when she is a bit bigger she could use a spring hat. This is called the Special Day Silk hat.
I love the ruffled front.
and the back.....
I got in touch with Donna in Nova Scotia, and she is sending me 2 more skeins of lovely hand painted yarn that her daughter did. I am thinking maybe one of them might be for this :
It has some beads knitted in, but I have never done that before. Too lovely not to give it a shot.
Block #4 of the hex-a-long. As you can see by the picture, I sewed mine together different. Oh well, looks like a pinwheel to me!
Thanks to those of you who want to pay it forward this coming year. I signed up for another one around the same time, but haven't heard whether or not I am still part of it. If so, I will be posting about another chance to pay it forward sometime in the future.