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« on: September 25, 2006 11:29:53 PM »

Could this hat be re-created using this felting technique? I only knit and crochet, and I thought I could do it that way, but so far I haven't had a lot of luck getting it just as I want it. Someone told me it was more likely that the hat would work better if just felted... so I thought I'd ask here. I love the fold, but can't figure it out. Any ideas on its construction? Hints on techniques? I've seen some really beautiful hats on here, so I hope yall can help! Thanks.

Yes, it is Anne Darrow's hat from King Kong. Best part of the movie, imo! :-)

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« Reply #1 on: September 26, 2006 12:12:32 AM »


Maybe this will help Wink

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« Reply #2 on: September 26, 2006 04:43:50 AM »

Have you checked out feltalong #8 - it can be done by needle felting or wet felting - just takes much time and effort.  Best wishes.

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« Reply #3 on: September 26, 2006 05:31:01 PM »

That hat makes me think of GraceO's wonderful creations.
So classic and classy!

Do follow GraceO's tutorial - there's no better person to teach you how to make a hat in that style  Wink


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