Carefree Clothes for Girls is the latest in the Make Good: Crafts + Life series of Japanese craft books to be translated into English. This one is due out next week, and now available for pre-order on the publishers website as well as from Amazon.
The pattern was clear and the hat came together smoothly in little time at all. With the wool jersey on the outside, I used a soft organic hemp/cotton fleece on the inside (I think it's this stuff from NearSea Naturals), and a vintage wool blanket scrap for the strap. And then I put it on my sweet boy and it nearly made me want to gobble him up whole. See for yourself. Look at those silly faces he gives me, and then imagine all the sounds associated from such funny faces, add the soft cheeks...and please tell me how I was to resist eating him up?