I finished it! :D
Found some discount yarn a few weeks ago and decided to knit up some toques as gifts for my family. Here's the first! I'm so proud of how it turned out!
It's really simple for beginners! I highly recommend it. :)
@rheall i vote 'pom'
@somarasu Noted! 🖖
@rheall Pom poms are cute, but go with what "feels" right >:oc you can always make another hat another time
@Ellteo I am planning to make more, so that's an option! I mainly want to add pom poms because I've never made any before, and it would be fun to have the excuse. XD Maybe I'll make one and give it to the recipient along with the toque and say they can attach it if they want…?
@rheall then by all means heck yea!!! I've never made pom poms before either, but they always look fun? (and make. wonderful cat toys tbh--)
@rheall I think they're good as-is, but I'll admit I'm biased against pom-poms because they catch on everything, ha ha.
@swordjaw That's a good point, haha! XD
@rheall you should crochet a lizard to put on top like an amigurumi squishy!!
@rheall That is a great hat! Nice job! (I vote NO pom-pom, FWIW.)
@piraino Aww, thanks! :D And your opinion is noted! 🖖
@GwenfarsGarden Thank you! It's so easy to knit, too. :D
@GwenfarsGarden Haha, I know this feeling… XD This is the first non-rectangular (dishcloth, scarf, pillow, etc.) pattern I've ever done. You only need to know two things: knit, purl, and knit 2 together. That's it! So I highly recommend it for your first project that requires reducing stitches. :D
@GwenfarsGarden All it is is sticking your needle through two stitches instead of one, but yeah, it's intimidating at first. No worries, though, you'll be an expert in no time! :D
@rheall well done, it looks really cozy!
@rheall pretty cute. Don’t forget the pompon!
@rheall oh, i didn’t see there was so much discussions about pompons already!!
In which case I’ll just state my opinion: loose pompons are the best. Heavy pompons are annoying! :D
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