Over the past couple of years, I've made many of these two items. I decided to do one more for a little girl's birthday last Sunday. For the Hat I used Simplicity # 3859. Since I love cutting, I always have fun centering the pattern over lots of Doras and Boots.
It turned out like this:
Because I'm getting brave I decided to design my own bag. It was slightly different from every other bag I've made and not nearly as difficult as I thought it would be so I'll get even fancier next time.
I also love my super secret recycled pocket. It is pretty ingenious.
I think she liked it.