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The Beret

Added Dec 6, 2010

by prairieponygirl

Big Foot, United...






My Mom has been having my sister and I wearing berets since I can’t remember. But, my head could no longer fit into a five year olds beret, and I didn’t want to shell out any “dough” for a really good one. So, I made one. It’s made out a heavy boiled wool I bought for a coat I “was” (long story) making. I think it turned out really nice. I get lots of complements too! It looks so, “Tes Tres Chic”. I just made up a make pattern.

Material Notes

Boiled wool




Fall, Winter
Garment Type

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    Feb 3, 2011, 04.30 PMby prairieponygirl

    Thank you guys So much for all your kind words! I’m so sorry I haven’t posted the pattern, but I have it ready and I’ll be posting it soon. Thanks you guys! <3

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    Dec 11, 2010, 03.53 PMby kstyled

    O.k., now I may have to make one of these!

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    Dec 8, 2010, 04.19 PMby caje-une

    Lovely! I want to make one for myself, now.

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    Dec 8, 2010, 06.12 AMby tine94

    very nice! i also dont want to pay money for an overpriced hat, but they are so hard to resist. a pattern would be great please. :D

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    Dec 7, 2010, 08.41 PMby shellidawn

    good job!

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    Dec 7, 2010, 04.33 PMby carolinat

    looks great!

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    Dec 7, 2010, 02.42 AMby shahidahcarr

    can you put up a pattern? i really like how this looks… or maybe you can just cut out like a mini pattern so i can see the exact shape of the pieces that need to be put together

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      Dec 7, 2010, 04.54 PMby Dani Restercher

      seconded, yo!

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      Dec 7, 2010, 10.22 PMby Natalia *

      yes please, a pattern would be fantastic. just a layout of the different pattern pieces and maybe a short explanation on how to measure each piece for your head size.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 01.55 AMby scarletohara

    i love it!!!! I cant live without berets! haha I need some more for next winter :D

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    Dec 6, 2010, 10.00 PMby nettevivante

    This really is very chic!!!

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