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« on: November 01, 2005 11:29:30 AM »

Here is a hat I made for my boss. He's a little goofy and wanted his hat to be that way as well. He has a Jeep and wanted a hat so that his head wouldn't get cold while he is driving around. This is one of my first commissions and I have to say, I hope it gets easier after this! I had such trouble finding a patter/yarn/size that matched and fit!!! Here is a pic of my hubby modeling it. There are actually tassels on both sides of the top and there's a tie underneath. It's really a little too big, but I'm just going to see if he likes it. It's taken me FOREVER to finish!!

« Reply #1 on: November 01, 2005 12:20:08 PM »

Funky - I like that electric green, and the tassels are cool!

« Reply #2 on: November 02, 2005 01:59:23 PM »

neato!  i like how that one looks, fun pattern!  Who's the cutie?   Wink
« Reply #3 on: November 02, 2005 02:16:03 PM »

That's a cool hat...I like the earflaps!  How'd you tie the tassles on cause I can't ever get mine right.
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« Reply #4 on: November 02, 2005 02:24:50 PM »

That looks great!  You'll have to update after you show it to your boss, and let us know what he thought!

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« Reply #5 on: November 02, 2005 04:33:53 PM »

The cutie is my hubby. When he found out that I had posted a pic of him on here he asked if anyone thought he was hot  Roll Eyes heehee
Dreamweaver, I got instructions from some site...I don't remember where. I'll see if I can find it and let you know. I'll try to tell you though... Cut your lengths of yarn a little longer than 2 times how long you want your tassel to be. Fold it in half. Stick a big crochet hook through the fabric and pull your tassel strips through a little making a loop. Then pull your ends through this loop and pull tight. I know I didn't explain it as good as the website did...I should have bookmarked that!!!
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