Mini Leprechaun Hat

Mini Leprechaun Hat

  1. Download the Mini Leprechaun Hat Template PDF
  2. Form hat body by cutting a strip of Moss text 3" x 8 1/2".
  3. Form strip into a cylinder and double stick ends together with a 3/4" overlap.
  4. Trace and cut out top from Moss text.
  5. Cut slits and fold towards center creating tabs that will hold top in place.
  6. Test fit by inserting top into body and make any necessary adjustments.
  7. Once fit is correct, remove top from body and apply glue stick to tabs, fit back into body and press gluey tabs against wall of hat.
  8. Cut out brim template. Cut along dotted line and remove center of brim.
  9. Now place template on top of Moss circle card, trace center and cut out.
  10. Cut approximately 1/2" slits, spaced 1/2" apart, along bottom of body.
  11. Fold outward and apply glue stick to top side of tabs. Slide brim in place.
  12. Cut 3/4" x 8 1/2" from Black text to create band.
  13. Double stick ends together and secure in place approximately a 1/4" from base of hat.
  14. Cut and trace buckle onto Curry text and glue to front of hat on top of band.
  15. Using an 1/8" hole punch, punch holes on sides of brim as close to body as possible. Thread and knot ends of elastic cord through holes to hold snugly in place from ear to ear. Erin Go Bragh!
FREE download:
Mini Leprechaun Hat(PDF)

TOOLS:
Moss Circle Cards
Moss Text
Black Text
Curry Text
Elastic Cord
Scissors
1/8" Hole Punch
Glue Stick
Double Sided Tape
Pencil