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« on: October 23, 2011 07:48:49 PM »

I made this aviator hat for the Apocalyptic Fashion swap. I don't have much hat-making experience (in fact, I made 2 other versions of this before I got the sizing right. . . ), but I was really pleased with how this turned out!


I used some stiff black canvas-y material I found in remnants, white faux fur for the ears and front section, and the strap and D-Rings. I used this basic tutorial, at least roughly (basically, I looked at the picture of how the pieces were cut, and then just went for it! http://cristophine.deviantart.com/art/Aviator-Cap-Tutorial-84150949

One action shot before I got it out in the mail. And yes, all of these photos were taken in my car.


« Reply #1 on: October 24, 2011 05:02:40 AM »

I think it turned out cute.  Good job.  Smiley

« Reply #2 on: October 25, 2011 05:08:18 AM »

great job!  the fabric looks great!  and i love the striped for the rings!
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« Reply #3 on: October 28, 2011 12:30:42 PM »

I think I'm in love. I made a hat kind of like that for my sister last year and it wasn't half as well done. Great job!

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