Caleen Desjarlais (cal_desjarlais) wrote in get_up_dread_up,
Caleen Desjarlais

I Think I Post Too Often...

Anyway, I decided I wanted a hat, since it's getting cold and also to hold in all of my dreads and keep them out of my face, and to save them from funky smells.

So, I went and bought myself some yarn, and a book about crochet, and taught myself how to make hats since I've never been one to do things the easy way.

First Hat:

Second Hat:


I'm sure I'll make more, just because now I like to crochet and also one can ever have too many hats.  I think I will attempt some headbands and wrap-type things as well.

Also, I saw some felting 'yarn' at the store I was at.  Basically it seemed like it had just been loosely spun into yarn, but I was easily able to pull it apart.  Would that be suitable for felting dreads?  I don't know much about felting, but I know a number of people have added it into their dreads here, so I figured I would ask.

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