Fabulous Felt Hats: Dazzling Designs from Handmade Felt by Chad Alice Hagen
Handmade felt is a wonderful material for creating jaunty fun hats that are infinitely varied in form, colour and pattern. Internationally renowned felt artist Chad Hagen shows just how simple and fashionable feltmaking can be. She guides you through a classic collection of hatmaking projects. First she explains the simple craft processes involved: getting started; materials; tools; felting basics; and basic beret and hood. Then she offers 15 spectacular and colourfully illustrated fashion projects (plus variations) including: the artist's beret; faux pillbox hat; Starry beret; the snood; Scottish bonnet; Bob Marley tribute; classic Katherine Hepburn hat; and Scandinavian ski hat.