You will need
- Fabric for Panama, paper patterns (preferably graph paper), centimeter tape, pins, scissors, tape, and any decorations that you want to put on Panama. To find the right model and pattern, you may need the Internet.
Measure the circumference of your head, add to the result another couple of inches depending on the thickness of your hair, usual hairstyle, tissue density and depth of Panama.
Build a pattern for the future of Panama in the first circle, then the rectangle that later will become the crown. Length of a rectangle is the circumference of your head. Another circle will need for the fields, unless of course you want a Panama hat with a nice wide brim. For fields you will need two circles, the second will be held at deferred points: field length plus the radius of the circumference of the head, which is considered by the school to the formula (2?r). The resulting paper details fasten with pins to make an exact copy of your future of Panama. Carefully inspect the paper layout on the subject of mistakes and errors, so as not to ruin the fabric.
Cutting the resulting pattern fabric, adding one inch for seams. First you need to grind the sides, then sew the bottom. Then territory of Panama must be processed, and to sew Panama the most important part – the-top detail. Decorations (ribbon, embroidery, beading) will be used for finishing of Panama, defining its purpose: beach or everyday.
Soft tissue can sit down and deform after washing. Before you start to cut them out of Panama, wash them several times to all of the work is not in vain.
Choose a fabric that will be good to keep the shape. It can be jeans or corduroy. The colors of Panama, in any case should not be dark, it is better to choose light or bright colors.
Advice 2 : How to sew a summer hat
Flirty hat is a mandatory addition to a plain or colorful summer dress, sundress, pant suit. It not only protects you from sun rays and overheating, but will also serve as the perfect accessory will give your outfit a touch of romance. Sew a summer hatthat is appropriate to your outfits, you can own hands.
You will need
- - tracing paper or paper for patterns;
- - scissors;
- - needle and thread;
- - lace ribbon width 3 cm, length 120 cm;
- - the main fabric 55 cm;
- - lining fabric 55 cm
Use the pattern summer hat, the top of which is sewn with gussets, it will be positioned close to your head. Transfer the pattern to tracing paper. Draw on it two concentric circles with a diameter of 18 and 37, see Cut out the Central circle and trim the paper at the outer circle. This field hat. Make pattern of the wedge – draw an equilateral triangle with a base of 8.8 cm and a height of 17 see His hand slightly round. Cut it out of paper is a wedge of the crown of your hat.
Pattern of the main and lining fabric cut 1 details fields and 6 parts of wedges. Take a needle and thread and sew the wedges between a first of the lining fabric. Try it on and make sure the top hats fit well. Adjust the height according to the volume of the head. Sweeps between the wedges of the main fabric. Prostrochite all the seams on both parts on the sewing machine. Remove the basting. Gently iron the seams, smoothing them on both sides.
Fold the top of the cap and the inside face of the field, baste them to each other. Do this for parts that are cut from the main fabric, then lining them. Prostrochite both round parts on the sewing machine. Remove the basting.
Remove the detail from the lining fabric inside out and put it in detail, made of the main fabric. Baste them to each other in a circle, along the seam that connects the top of the cap with its brim. Will attrocity on the sewing machine field of the cap in concentric circles first by row, then retreating from the connecting seam 2 cm Make 5 of these circles, not reaching the edges of 2.5 cm.
Inside fold 0.5 cm of the edges of the cap of the main and lining fabric. Insert between them the lace ribbon, baste it, and then prostrochite edge of the sewing machine. Remove the basting and iron fields of your new hats. If you want, you can put artificial flower or to tie around the crown long scarf delicate chiffon.
Advice 3 : How to sew a cowboy hat
The cowboy hat has for many years been the epitome of masculinity warlike conquerors. Increasingly, however, this attribute is used by fashionistas and fashionistas around the world to create an image in the style of the Wild West. The additional beauty of this hat is that it can make with your own hands.
You will need
- - material for the top (felt, leather or felt);
- - material for the lining;
- - thick cardboard;
- - threads;
- - needle;
Choose a material for the manufacture of hats. Traditionally, tailoring of this headgear, use a leather or felt. The base of the hat is made of cardboard, so purchase a fabric for the lining. It can be silk, cotton or linen. Choose to your taste, but try not to disturb the overall color scheme.
Prepare patterns. Measure the circumference of your head. On thick cardboard, draw the bottom of the hat with a diameter equal to the result obtained. Make the basis for the crown (sides of hat). Draw 2 rectangle with a width of 13 cm and length 27 cm Now, prepare the pattern for the fields. Draw a circle with a diameter of 30 cm, inside draw another circle of size equal to the bottom of the hat. The inner part of the figure need to be cut. Preparing stencils, parisvisite the edges of the rectangles with a height of 1 cm They need for more convenient connection details. Sew to the edge of the bottom and field wire, which will help to give the hat the necessary form.
According to the obtained template to cut the fabric on the upholstery and the lining of his hat. Don't forget to leave the edges of 1 cm for the seam allowance. Alternately sew details of lining and upper between them, leaving one side free to insert the cardboard template inside. Then Unscrew stitched element on the front side, put in the middle of the strip of cardboard and carefully suture the open end. Connect all parts with the inner side of the hat. The joints between the crown and brim are not rubbed his forehead, panel this section of the ribbon or strip of soft tissue. A bit rotten at the bottom and the brim inside, this will help you sewn the wire.
Adorn the hat. To do this, sew the main seams of hat using large stitches. On the lower edge of the crown can be put on a leather strap or a decorative braid. If you make a hat for the new year holiday, do it with red material and undercut white fur. Hat, sewn for a glamorous costume, you can sheathe several rows of sequins along the bottom edge of the crown.