Nolemana’s Kalikimaka Hat

Last fall when Nolemana and I went to Hood River for apples, we stopped by Foothills Yarn and Fiber, as always. He wanted me to knit him a hat, but thought they should always be dark, unnoticeable colors. Ho da boring!

While at Foothills Yarn and Fiber I encouraged him to “get out of the box” and choose something different in yarn. We worked on choices together, I told him to forgetaboutit till after Christmas.

He kinda did; and is actually very pleased with how the hat turned out, and he likes being out of the box! Next time maybe even a red one!

This one he used to stay warm while shoveling snow this morning!

Stay real warm cuz it’s alpaca.

Nice, yeah? And ho da soft!

Great for shoveling snow!

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7 Responses to Nolemana’s Kalikimaka Hat

  1. Kikue Mugen says:

    Yes it does look great! And I almost can feel the softness through the picture LOL. Isn’t it a good feeling to see people wear the stuff you make?

  2. pehea 'oe? says:

    Oh, you guys got more snow! I love the color, and it does look so warm.

  3. Stephanie says:

    OH! I needed a hat lidat! I didn’t look nearly as cheerful while I was shovelin da snow! You can see the love between you by his beautiful smile …

  4. Kim says:

    Oooh, I like that snow shoveling smile! Nice hat, Moki, and not too wild. Nolemana can wear it without feeling like he’s too conspicuous. Your snow is beautiful! I spent the day knitting at my girl Joy’s in Makiki, pretty close to Tantalus. Warm and sunny, not too hot. But I’d love to see some snow, even if I did have to shovel it…

    That’s a pretty lamp you’ve got.

  5. Lovena says:

    Dat is a really nani hat….love da color! Eh, go make da kine bright orange kine color foa hunting!

  6. Jenny says:

    It looks great and matches his shirt! Hee, hee … I can picture it now:

    “Here’s a warm hat I lovingly made for you, honey. Now go out and start shoveling.” 🙂

  7. LOL My husband wears the “Jayne hat” I designed for him.
    Here’s a picture of his hat. He always wears it for shoveling, and for goign to work at the office too!
    I think he looks adorable.

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