This is my latest creation from my hook; Mad Hatter Style Crochet Top Hat Fascinator.
I think I may keep this one for myself as it will go very well with my costume, for a Dickensian Christmas Craft Fair that I’m attending on the 8th November. 13 more words
A day like Mad Hatter Day would usually have me reeling with excitement. A few years back we had a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party for my Mum’s 50th birthday and I relished going all out with the theming, my favourite touch being packet upon packet of incense sticks in the flowerbeds creating a heady scent and a fairytale atmosphere. 138 more words
Today in history, in the year 1865, the same year Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland was published, the day October 6th was declared a holiday for the character of the Mad Hatter because the tag in the ribbon of his hat displayed “10 and 6 pence,” which was how prices were calculated in England during the period of the 1800s. 99 more words