I like a mystery. It usually helps if it's Scandinavian and has knitwear in it. This project satisifes at least one of those criteria already - and maybe two, because none of us except Woolly Wormhead know what the hat design is...
I have been deep into the Stash and swatched some Rowanspun 4 ply, but don't think it's quite right.
Then discovered what I believe to be (the ball band is long gone since it was recycled from a top I made for the boy when he was still unborn) some kind of DK weight merino blend in a smashing almost raspberry red. And it knits to gauge so it's a done deal.
I have never done a KAL before (I did once start a mystery scarf, however the lace chart got the better of me in week two and it was abandoned) but this is a small project and should be achievable. I also know it'll be a well written pattern, as Woolly's always are.
Here's another 'mystery hat' for you (or gratuitous picture of Cumberbatch, possibly):
|A mystery solving hat|
P.S. Those socks are finished (!)