Wednesday, October 26, 2005

Vanilla Cupcake

Yesterday I whined to my daughter about my difficulties in doing a circular cast-on for a lace shawl with slippery tencel yarn. Things were not going well to say the least. She wisely told me to put the tencel down, take a break, and go knit one of these:

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In case you can't tell, it's a Cupcake Hat. Mine is a little wonky because I purposely knit at a tighter gauge so it would fit a smaller child, but then neglected to adjust the length. My icing portion is a little tall.

You can see the original proportions and find the free pattern here.


kristo said...

aw, it's so cute! i can't wait to make my own cupcake hat!!! (p.s. nice sprinkles!!!)

Maggie Ann said...

That is very cute! And fun.