We had a rare family outing with two of our daughters this past weekend. Family fun is a little different now that they are of legal drinking age! First we went to October Fest, where I saw some guys in big gray pointy felted hats. I knew I needed one. Right away. Between beers and brats I began to think about how I would go about it. We went to a play, put on by Peppermint Creek Theater, which was a very twisty version of what might have happened to the Peanuts Gang as they grew into teenagers. Though the play had some very surprising moments, as soon as it was over I started to think about pointy felted hats again. Then we went to the Unicorn Bar, and listened to some great blues by School Boys. Still couldn't get the hat out of mind. So, the next day, I went into the shop
and made this:
This is a close up. If you want the pattern, drop me an e-mail.