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Topic: Knit a Hat for SUMMER TRAVEL  (Read 2075 times)
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trashingdays
« on: December 31, 2008 11:33:59 AM »

This is from Stitchcraft magazine, May 1966 Issue.

I love the idea that it's for summer holidays, must say something about UK summer temperatures!




And here's an advert from the same issue, I love the way that just anything could be related to the space race:



And a crocheted hat from the August 1966 issue:

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myklia
« Reply #1 on: December 31, 2008 02:25:14 PM »

I love your posts.  I like the first version of the hat with just the bill as opposed to a full brim.
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ScotSkipper402
« Reply #2 on: December 31, 2008 06:42:01 PM »

Me for the full brim! NOT white, though...

Charming stuff Grin

I'm guessing "travel hat" was another way to say "squishable"
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Weddy_in_Paris
« Reply #3 on: January 15, 2009 10:10:57 AM »

I love the one on the color picture ! I also love the fact that at that time you had to travel elegant. No way for wearing shorts, old t-shirts and ugly Birckenstock shoes when travelling back in those days. I want a time machine, pleaaaaase !  Wink
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