Lady Alyx

Steaming and Pressing and Shaping

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i'm afraid to paint it............................ I don't want to ruin it.

Aye Dutchman ye did a neat job of it why tempt fate. ;)

I'm still noodling with trying to construct a tarpaulin hat for me topknot.

Jas. Hook

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i'm afraid to paint it............................ I don't want to ruin it.

Just wear it doing your usual pyrate duties, to break it in so to speak. Then give it a good brushing, another steam to close the fibers, another coat of shellac now and again - that should do the trick I think.

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