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Flip the hat! New handmade reversible sunhats.

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I've been very productive this week. Besides making new sunhats I've also been shopping for new fabrics.  Custom listing for the sunhat you always have dreamed of!
Not only do I just love hats. I also can never understand how on midday in midsummer people can walk outdoors without the comfortable shade of a sunhat.
Reversible sun hats for sale now:
Dutch Orange/Delft Blue:


Red Roses / Polka Dots:


More new handmade hats will be added to the shop today.
And here's just showing of the fabrics I got:



My day at the SUNDAY MARKET in Amsterdam

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Not scared off by all doom and gloom weather reports, a lot of people visited the Sunday Market in Amsterdam today. I was one of them. One of the reasons was: it being an opportunity of saying hello to all the Etsy sellers who had a booth. 

The other reason was that in autumn I would like to take my knitwear to a crafty / handmade market, so I am doing some field research.
The atmosphere on the Sunday market is relaxed and friendly. I liked the variation of crafts represented. There is something for everyone and on top of that delicious food available.
You can find a pic of some of my purchases here.
*The earrings are from Fleurfatale.-- [similar earrings from her shop]
*On my way to the market it was my first time to travel with the OV Chip card (a public transport card) and I realised it was not convenient to put it in my wallet in my bag everytime I boarded or left a bus/train.
Luckily I found my solution in the metro card holder at the booth of Spectacle a la Maison.

Some impression…