I started out wanting to make a stocking cap to sleep in while camping, but then it went hippie on me and it turned into one of those elongated caps you can wear over your dreads. I am, of course, secretly delighted by that.

It was beyond me to get a good modeled shot of this, but here it is flat. (I used some stray Malabrigo yarn and this pattern, which has it styled a little.)


In my mind, when I wear it I look exactly like this picture from a recent Patagonia catalog:

In my mind, I’m also doing pigeon pose in a flannel shirt, probably before going out to feed the goats on my yoga ranch.