This holiday season just reinforced my love of all things warm, cozy and woolly and sharing it with loved ones. My hands are happily tired from all the hooking and knitting but it was well worth it.
Of all the items made over the last couple months, my number one gift to give was the Macchiato Slouchy Hat designed by LittleMonkeysCrochet. This hat is a fantastic accessory for the winter, a great gift for hat lovers. Rebecca has once again picked the perfect yarn for this project – Lion Brand’s Scarfie. The ombre effect is gorgeous and yes, the one ball can make two hats (just). It is by far my favourite slouchy hat for winter and, pictured below, worn by one of my favourite people.
I’ve also made it in black and white with a weathered red button for some “wow!” effect. I love the splash of colour against the white and black.
I have one more ball of Scarfie in black and dark raspberry pink – can’t wait to make a couple more!