My laurel came to visit last weekend and brought a present from a mutual friend down: a skein of yarn for me to knit with. The intended project was a pair of fingerless mitts but there wasn't quite enough in the skein to do that. So, I found a hat pattern and proceeded to knit my first hat.
Here it is, completed about fifteen minutes ago.
Its quite toasty!
I got the pattern from here:
My youngest son wants me to make him one in red and black. :) I can do that!