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Do most hats need a band on the inside? 1 Reply

Hello, I am branching out in my hatmaking and getting more serious about it. I used to just make crochet beanies and fabric scrub caps. Now I am sewing and crocheting cloches. They are my favorite kind of hat. I might also make some fedoras if I can…Continue

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Started by Jen Schaper in HAT CHAT. Last reply by Elaine Mergard yesterday.

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I've recently been sewing some fabric hats -- pretty typical sunhats with extra-large brims.  They have that floppy look.  I'm considering sewing a wire along the perimeter of the hat to give it more structure.  With the materials I have used in the…Continue

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Elaine Mergard replied to Jen Schaper's discussion Do most hats need a band on the inside?
"The headband is often referred to in mens hats as a sweat band & that is exactly why you need the internal band  For ladies it is to prevent makeup getting on to the straw or felt. In all the courses here you  are shown how to use…"
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Do most hats need a band on the inside?

Hello, I am branching out in my hatmaking and getting more serious about it. I used to just make crochet beanies and fabric scrub caps. Now I am sewing and crocheting cloches. They are my favorite kind of hat. I might also make some fedoras if I can…See More
yesterday
 
 
 

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