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An update from the land of ice and snow

As winter keeps on hitting us with her best shot, I find myself gathering strength from the idea of that at least I don’t live on an ACTUAL ice planet. As much as it might feel like Niflhelm out there, an end IS in sight I swear. Thankfully, one of my favourite activities pairs excellently with the urge hibernate with Netflix and I have been knitting up a storm as the white stuff continues to fall.

Inspired by these super sweet toques made by Tuck Shop Trading Co, this past weekend I decided to design my own hat for the borough that I live in, the ice planet Hoth.

 

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“And I thought they smelled bad on the outside…”

After playing around in an ancient version Excel for a bit (and catching up on several seasons of The Walking Dead) here is the final result.

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Snazzy, huh?

If you like this hat and would like to make your own Hoth Hat or earwarmer, feel free to download and share the Hoth Knitting Chart PDF that I made for you!hoth hat final

Buck up chum! I swear spring will happen… eventually. In the meantime, stay warm!

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*Yeah, I know, my wreath is still up, what’s it to you. I’m festive all year round, what can I say?

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