My daughter saw just the hat she wanted when watching the X-games a few weeks ago, and asked if I could make one similar for her.
The Dee Slouch Hat by Lara Neel was just what I needed to honor Kristen's request!
I found some great yarn while browsing the vendors at Knit Michigan:
Cascade Yarns "Venezia", 70% Merino Wool, 30% Silk
It's always a treat for me to see those decreases....so pretty:
Best of all.....she loves it!