Above photographed folded, and with toories not tied on in order to show how one might have several colors handy & tie on for the occasion. The original Dicey Cap, making it’s pattern debut back in this post, knit with Jamiesons Shetland Spindrift in natural color “Shaela” .
And one in Jamiesons natural “Sholmit” ( which I think may be my favorite grey of all Spindrift greys.)
And one in Jamiesons natural color “Shetland Black”
( more of a brown black, and has lots of lovely flecks of grey in it.)
So there you have it, a stack of Dicey Highland Caps ready to be wrapped & stashed under the tree, three weeks ahead of Christmas. How is your gift-making coming along ? Dicey Highland Cap Pattern is HERE.
For some time I’ve been wanting to put together this third straight-sided shape to add to the bonnet & beret shapes of my Dicey Highland Hats pattern ~~ I’m calling it the “Dicey Highland Cap”. Now have it done & dusted, and pattern is updated to include it ! All that is needed is a bit of fun with my nieces and a photo shoot for all three shapes, when they come this weekend to visit.
Speaking of Highlands, here, the California Highlands is having a lovely slow turning of Autumn, alternately misty & cool and bouncing back up to clear warm days. Now we expect some rain and it will glue down all the lovely maple & oak leaves which have fluttered to the ground. I’m looking forward to some lashing blustering rain!!! For now we’re still out walking every day, at least once !
Was just out on the trail knit-walking and overlooking this …