Info can be found at:
Eleanor Roosevelt »
InstructionsIt's an easy knit, but it's the finishing skills that make it look exquisite.
Type of item: Accessory
Style: Ethnic, Outdoorsy, Mod, Retro / Vintage, Whimsical, Cute, Classic, Preppy, Casual, Funky, Geeky, Rock / Punk, Traditional, Hipster
Sample used Shibui Sock yarn and recycled plastic for the visor's insert.
What was your inspiration?
Notable women! This hat is part of a collection, "Liberation," in which all hats are named after notable women. Info about the whole collection: http://craftydiversions.com/patterns/liberation.htm
What are you most proud of?
How well everything came together for the collection.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
The hats really are not that hard. They are worked in Stockinette in pieces the ruching is worked when seaming the pieces together.