Re: [gardeners] Garden hats

Margaret Lauterbach (
Thu, 22 Feb 2001 10:04:20 -0700

At 10:05 AM 2/22/01 -0600, you wrote:
>I have a big straw hat I wear when the sun is high, shades even my 
>shoulders. I
>use disposable sweat bands under it since I prespire greatly. I also have some
>nice bandanas a friend sent me that can be soaked in water and have a gel in
>them that keeps them moist for a long time.
>Due to a need to get rid of a bunch of shirts from my former corporate life I
>wear long sleeve white cotton dress shirts in the garden also. The 
>neighbors do
>stare when I wear my old tux shirt though, I think it's the ruffles. Helps cut
>down on the trips to the dermatologist to get little spots excised.

I've had some of those removed, too.  That's why I'm looking for hats. The 
scars don't show because I'm (ahem) rugose.  Margaret L