Can this hat be retrimmed?
Ce chapeau peut-il etre regarni? My 19th-century French phrasebook contains this and similarly useful phrases.
I'm taking it with me to Paris today. It's too long since I've been - but I'm not sure I'll manage to work that hat into my conversations ....
Blogging probably won't stop - I fear I'm now officially addicted.
Trouvez moi un chauffe-pieds! (Get me a foot-warmer!)