Monday, 22 October 2012

Swan Success!

I'm pretty sure that there's some kind of blogging etiquette which recommends the avoidance of trigger happy posting, largely in the interests of looking like one has a life, but  a) One doesn't: my life currently IS hats and b) I'm too elated to care!

I still need to make a couple of tweaks to the pattern, so poetic licence can be accountable for the untidy folds (including the U-bend in the poor creature's neck!), but overall... I think this is going to work!!!
Swan song: Brown paper rehearsal, 0.5m triangle


  1. Looking forward to seeing the finished item.

    1. Thanks, I hope to have a silk version in the next week or so!

  2. Wow your hat looks wonderful. It must be quite fiddly to make. I also really like your pink model. Thanks for sharing.
    Ali x

  3. I love hats and this is going to be fabulous-I can tell!I just wish I had the right shaped head to be able to wear one!

  4. Am soooo envious of anyone who can make hats. Can't wait to see morr