Well it’s Autumn. I have a real fondness for Autumn. I tend to wrap things up in Autumn. For me it’s a time when things just come together, when all of my ideas and ‘works in progress’ come to fruition.
This last week saw a couple of important milestones for me.
I knitted this hat a few weeks ago. It wasn’t for me, it was a request from a friend. I knitted it using local wool, grown by the Lleyn and Jacob sheep of my local biodynamic farm.
You may vaguely remember reading me talking about this hat around here before – in blog posts like this one – back when I was in the middle of knitting it.
I also made a little book to go with it, telling the story of this hat, from Fields… to Head!
Here it is: