pixie hats

A while back I made a pixie hat:
blue pixie 1

It came with me to a lot of markets but no-one liked it enough to buy it. Until last Saturday, when a woman came along, grabbed it, stuck on her sister’s head and said Right, this is yours. And could I please order one for my son?  I’ve just finished his:

new pixie 2         new pixie 3 new pixie 5

Despite all the things I crochet from patterns, this is my favourite thing of all – to just make something up as I go along, changing colours and thicknesses, adding in a row of popcorns here and there, and doing some wiggly beady bits on the top to finish it off.  This way, nothing can ever turn out wrong !!!

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15 thoughts on “pixie hats

  1. maschellemecfs

    I absolutely love this exact version! Colors, stitches, uniquely fabulous! Where do I buy one ? Do you still make them? I just fell in love with this hat on sight! Can’t believe that you had trouble selling them initially! They’re GREAT!

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