Once upon a time...

There was a little boy who had a little hat.

A snatch-able hat. A bite-able hat.
A lucky hat.

The care and keeping of such a hat can be very complicated indeed.  This weekend, surgery was necessary.

The procedure itself:

Now fully recovered.

My work was subjected to professional scrutiny:

Apparently, I pass muster. Boy and hat are back in business. 

Next project is already on the needles: