Hannah Regier

Athens, VT

Sky Like Snow hats infuse the spirit of Vermont's fields and forests into soft gems that warm both the head and heart. The process begins along several tracks: inspiration from rambles through the Vermont landscape; individual fleeces purchased from local farms; crops of dye plants grown from seed; and wild foraged plants, lichen and mushrooms that are extracted into an earthy palette of dyes. The organic, flowing surface patterning is achieved by hand-dyeing carefully measured skeins of yarn before it is knit. Each hat is knit individually on a non-electric vintage knitting machine. The stretchy knit and different styles grace heads of diverse shapes and sizes.
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