3.16.2008

perfect spring project


who can resist the next bit of brilliance from purl: the rochefort chapeau.

knit up in nautical stripes, the designer says it reminds her of springtime-in-paris gene kelly musicals.

and of course, nautical stripes were all over the spring 08 runways.


michael kors, spring 08

the shape of purl's cap reminds me of this floppy knit beanie i've spied on jennifer aniston's noggin in more than one pap snap.



my own take is knitting up nicely in blue sky alpaca silk in the palest shade of peach and a heathery gray-brown that were languishing in my stash.

5 comments:

Christie said...

Very cute hat!

luxeloops said...

love it! i've been looking for a slouchy hat (not beret) to keep my head warm in chilly chicago. can't wait to see how this turns out.

Alison Boon said...

Looking good already.

Michelle said...

kate i just ordered this yarn as well as a indigo blue to go with a stripe of "pickle". a stipe sweater for the Lukey!

clairity123 said...

love it! perfect short project for the plane!

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