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Topic: Reconstructed Wool Sweater & Robe Turns to Bomber Hat  (Read 2625 times)
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« on: January 24, 2010 09:45:08 PM »

Hi, This is my first post, just wondering what everyone thinks ! After shrinking a wool sweater I decided to turn it into something else, so'oooo I proceeded to chop up a felt robe and set out to make this crazy bomber hat for my daughter. She actually decided she liked the look of  the inside better so she had been wearing it inside out !  I also made one with matching gloves for my other daughter so I will have to get that one up too ! Its funny because when I first finished the first one, I forgot to put the bill on it so it looked like a helmet !!!!
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« Reply #1 on: January 25, 2010 03:30:54 PM »

That looks really neat! I'd totally buy it if I saw it in a shop. Great job  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: January 25, 2010 04:44:26 PM »

Wow ! Thanks so much for the compliment, I thought maybe it was corny and my kids were just humoring me and taking them off as soon as they left the house ! Thanks again !
« Reply #3 on: January 25, 2010 05:01:18 PM »

Definitely not, that's a fricken awesome hat. i wouldn't wear pink, but if it was that same thing in yellow i would rock it EVERY DAY <3  Smiley
« Reply #4 on: January 25, 2010 06:55:58 PM »

that looks great !!! I've had my eye on the tutorial for that hat over at threadbangers...I may just have to get down to  brass tacks and do it  Grin
« Reply #5 on: January 31, 2010 12:07:03 PM »

I, too, love the hat.  Did you use the threadbanger tutorial?  If not, would that yield the same results?  Because, I love this hat.
« Reply #6 on: February 04, 2010 02:32:29 PM »

I just watched the tutorial over at Threadbangers and I'm planning to get all over this one.  I shall call it my "Sh*tter's full" hat in honor of Cousin Eddie!
« Reply #7 on: February 04, 2010 02:34:45 PM »

BRILLIANT! Next time I shrink a sweater, I'll keep the hat idea in mind. Cheesy -x-

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