Hat workshop

It was great fun making this hat with Robbin Firth of Heartfelt Silks. Extensive use of both the standard palm washboard and the edge.

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Merino wool embellished with dyed silk hankies.

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The pleats are put it after the felt has been fulled and before it dries.

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I was very pleased with how this turned out although I have to admit, for a penchant for hats with large brims so you may not see me wearing this.