Day 24: Rocketeer hat and goggles

Day 24: So I loved the Rocketeer movie as a kid, and today I got to be him thanks to Kelly! All these hovercraft and electric cars and hyperloops, where are our rocketpacks? ‪#‎hatONit‬ Today Austin and I ate delicious buns and piroshky at Pike Place with Gohar, walked a lot (Seattle is hilly! 10k+…

Day 23: Big brimmed black hat

Day 23: Another big brimmed ‪#‎hatONit‬ day, this time in black and red. While I’m in Seattle, I’m borrowing hats from Kelly, her roomies, and Rossanna. Fun hats take up a lot of luggage space so I am very grateful. I asked Gohar what I should write today, and she said, that it was a…

Day 22: Giant floppy hat

Day 22: A giant floppy hat from Jill today by way of Desiree. The brim has a wire in it that lets you change your style and your shade as desired. It’s brilliant. ‪#‎hatONit‬ After an easy morning of Austin cooking all the things left in the rental lodge and me and Jessi and Kendall…

Day 21:Vintage ribbon hat

Day 21! ‪#‎hatONit‬ goes to a wedding! The wedding was beautiful; the sun broke free of the clouds just as the ceremony started, shining brightly on the proceedings. My vintage hat did double duty providing both style and some necessary shade. And there was a photobooth, which meant I try out even more headwear and…

Day 20: Blue feather pompadour

Day 20! 1/5 of the way through! I had an amazing blue feather pompadour today, a find from a vintage shop in Salt Lake City. I love a hat that suggests, but isn’t, hair. ‪#‎hatONit‬ I am just outside of Portland, OR for a wedding, lovely friend’s of Austin’s. I spent the day split between…

Day 19: Raccoon hat

Day 19: Took this raccoon ‪#‎hatONit‬ to the Alberta Arts District of Portland for a few hours today. (Hat on loan from the lovely Hannah and William.) I felt like I had walked onto the set of Portlandia. I mean, I had walked onto the set of Portlandia. I can go on about films that…

Day 18: Splashy hat

Day 18: ‪#‎hatONit‬ comes with me on a trip to Portland and Seattle! Just arrived at PDX half asleep. Today’s hat was made for me by my mom out of this splashy swim suit fabric from her sewing buddy, Jan. Long day so I’ll just say Austin and I arrived safely with no more than…

Day 17: Black velvet vintage hat

Day 17: I am not entirely sure which way this vintage black velvet ‪#‎hatONit‬ is supposed to be worn or how to describe it. I only got one picture of it because today was jam packed. And included an impromptu head measurement by Sheri… (More or less 21 inches. The tape measure I had in…

Day 16: Turkey hat

Day 16: Who knew a turkey hat looked so good with a blouse? Another ‪#‎hatONit‬ brought to you by Lisa and Avery. Alternatively, Or called me Princess Chickenwings, which I love. I was back at the office today, five days post-chemo infusion. For the week post-chemo, the mornings are slow. I hesitantly step through the…

Day 15: Dr. Seuss-ian hat

Day 15: Today’s ‪#‎hatONit‬ was made at my request by my “Aunt” Wendy. I requested a crazy hair/fur like knit and pattern and received the Dr. Seuss-ian hat of my dreams! Man on the street review: “Your shirt may not be art but your hat is.” I’ve had more energy today than yesterday, still slept…

Day 14: Ushanka trooper hat

Day 14: Keeping with the inherited hats theme from yesterday, I’m wearing Austin’s Papa’s Ushanka (trooper hat). ‪#‎hatONit‬ I was able wear one warm hat because I stayed home all day, mostly on the couch. Feeling about the same as yesterday, I putter a bit, then nap a bit, then putter a bit… Kitchen’s clean,…

Day 13: Classic beret

Day 13: A classic beret that belonged to my late Grandmother Jean. I’m enjoying how it looks with my buzzcut. ‪#‎hatONit‬ I’ve been sleepy again today. Slept past noon and then rallied and went to the hospital for a bone marrow stimulant shot. I was supposed to get the shot yesterday but felt too sick…