Yesterday’s test of the AC bucket hat didn’t go so well. 

Well, there’s nothing wrong with the design itself or the enlargements I made to it but it just isn’t me for this particular need. It’s just too casual for the situation, not the dress. 

We are fussing with this over the weekend (which was downloaded for free off

I’m determined to make my hat from the same cotton jersey used for the dress 

and bolero 

(which the craft room fairies neglected to finish for me overnight, despite me leaving everything for them here on the ironing board) but interfacing or buckram looks certain to be involved. Fortunately it’s a double golf weekend for Himself with the added bonus of a Major on telly all evening so I’m left to my own devices. 

Get me my tape!