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Old 09-23-2015, 11:34 AM   #1
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Why aren't the Ear Hat Ornaments also actual Ear Hats? I want this one to be a hat!

It's sooooo unfair!

I would definitely wear this Haunted Mansion one if only...

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Bet there's one you wish were an ear hat. Right?
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That would be pretty cool as an actual hat. Maybe one day Dot.
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Wow, fancy! I can imagine that one would have a steep price if it were an actual ear hat, but it's definitely cool.
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Wow, fancy! I can imagine that one would have a steep price if it were an actual ear hat, but it's definitely cool.
Okay, Ginger, lemme in on the secret (assuming you have one) of what there is at WDW that's this cool which DOESN'T have a steep price!
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Okay, Ginger, lemme in on the secret (assuming you have one) of what there is at WDW that's this cool which DOESN'T have a steep price!
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I'd buy one and I do not have any ear hats.
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If you search "ear hat images" on Google, you will see the limited edition HM ear hat they did a few years ago that bears some similarity to the ornament. You might also try the make your own shop next time you are there. I must confess I haven't looked for HM stuff, but my son did a bang-up job making a pair in honor of one of his favorite events, Tink's nightly flight.

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If you search "ear hat images" on Google, you will see the limited edition HM ear hat they did a few years ago that bears some similarity to the ornament. You might also try the make your own shop next time you are there. I must confess I haven't looked for HM stuff, but my son did a bang-up job making a pair in honor of one of his favorite events, Tink's nightly flight.

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I didn't realize you could make your own ears! I like that idea. Which store was that at?
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We did ours at Le Chapeau in MK, but there is also a place to do them at Downtown Disney - now Disney Springs.

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Just be aware that it's easy to spend lots of $$$ on these.
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That is super cool. I will have to Check it out next trip.
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