DIY: Veiled Beanie

DIY: Veiled Beanie

Our stylist Lauren took a page from street style during our Holiday 2013 photo shoot in Alaska and made her own veiled beanies for the girls on set. Lauren loved the look so much she wanted to share how to get the look with all of our fans. Check out our step-by-step instructions below and let us know if you’re going to try the veiled beanie trend in the comments!

What you’ll need:

AEO Metallic Finish Knit Beanie

Netted fabric

Scissors

Needle

Thread

Straight Pins

Ruler

 

Step One:

Gather your materials.

American Eagle Outfitters Holiday 2013 DIY Veiled Beanie

Step One

 

Step Two:

Cut the netted fabric into a piece that is almost half the height of the hat and 3 inches longer in width than the circumference of the hat.

American Eagle Outfitters Holiday 2013 DIY Veiled Beanie

Step Two

 

Step Three:

Wrap netting around the hat. The netting will overlap a little.

American Eagle Outfitters Holiday 2013 DIY Veiled Beanie

Step Three

 

Step Four:

Pin the bottom of the netting to the bottom of the beanie. Sew the netting to the bottom of the beanie, making sure you sew both pieces of netting where they overlap and the hat.

American Eagle Outfitters Holiday 2013 DIY Veiled Beanie

Step Four

 

Step Five:

Take the top two layers of netting and fold down to the bottom of the hat as pictured and pin down again.

American Eagle Outfitters Holiday 2013 DIY Veiled Beanie

Step Five

 

Step Six:

Fold the netting down again and repin.

American Eagle Outfitters Holiday 2013 DIY Veiled Beanie

Step Six

 

Step Seven:

Sew the folding of the netting to the hat.

American Eagle Outfitters Holiday 2013 DIY Veiled Beanie

Step Seven

 

Step Eight:

Secure the top of netting to the front center of the hat.

American Eagle Outfitters Holiday 2013 DIY Veiled Beanie

Step Eight

 

Step Nine:

Show off your finished product!

American Eagle Outfitters Holiday 2013 DIY Veiled Beanie

The finished DIY Veiled Beanie.

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