Cast-on website has changed. It is now here: http://techknitting.blogspot.com/2007_02_01_archive.html This video is better. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rfc-Q-v3Dns
I bought needlepoint plastic at Joann’s for the brim. Might want something different in the future
Sewing in the brim is very finicky.
I do love the final result. It maybe for my nephew, but it looks cute on me too if I do say so myself!