You will need
- Paper for patterns, pencil, ruler, centimeter, pieces of felt for hats wedges, wool yarn, needle or awl, scissors.
Make pattern hats for sauna, this tailor's meter and measure the head circumference, for whom you sew the hat. The width of the wedge is calculated, the circumference of your head, divide by four and add one inch, the height of the wedge - the circumference of your head, divide by four and add two or more inches depending on how tall you want the hat to sew. Draw on paper an isosceles triangle according to your size and zakruglenie his ribs.
Cut out the pattern from paper. In order to be able to use it a few times and for ease of outlining, glue it to cardboard. If you sew a hat with a brim or visor, draw them on the pattern - fields on all four wedges, and a visor consisting of two parts, on two. To felt put a pattern and draw around it with a pencil. Cut four items of hats from felt.
If you took a thick felt, then sew the wedges to each other can butt joint the colourful thread. If you are using a thinner felt, then sew the decorative stitch on the front side. The material felt tight not loose and decorative seams, made in contrasting thread, look at it very organically.
In the top of the beanie vsheyte striped felt, or a beautiful lace for that your product can be hung on a hanger in the bath. On the edge of the field hats sew a nice ribbon or braid, you can do a simple flower for decoration. Make the application of different colored pieces of felt or embroider the ornament.
If you sew a hat for men, embroider his name or compliment. If the cap is designed for women, decorate with flowers, embroidered with beads or sequins. But do not overload the product with a variety of decorative elements - it is designed to protect the hair and scalp, not for a fashion show.
Decorative elements should be sewn, not glued, as the heat from the glue will flow. Don't forget that the cap absorbs sweat and sebum, so you need to clean it often.
Don't throw away scraps of felt - they will be useful for your other creations!
Advice 2: How to sew a shower cap
This accessory as a shower cap is necessary for each woman. After all, it is not only possible to take a shower and not wet hair. It is very convenient for application of masks for hair and face.
You will need
- Polyethylene, thread, elastic, scissors, sewing machine.
It is not necessary to buy expensive shower cap. In the presence of a sewing machine it can quickly and easily stitch your hands. In order that the hat was waterproof, take polyethylene. Cut the fabric circle with a diameter of 50 cm fold the edge of the circle in centimetre or two and sew with a needle. Then basted the seam prostrochite on a typewriter. When you can form folds because you sew the circle. Just don't pay attention to them. Now insert in the cap rubber, and it will take form. Pre-measure the size of erasers on his head. If you want, you can decorate the hat with stickers, appliqués and so on.
There is a more complicated way to create a beanie with their hands. Take any not cloth. It is desirable that the base was fabric, and the top can be polyethylene. Of fabric cut 2 identical rectangles. Their height should be 23 cm, and a length of 36 cm Length and height can adjusted in accordance with the size of the head. Now one of the triangles, make three folds at the 1 see the second rectangle, too, make a crease, but slightly above or below the folds than on the first triangle.
Fold the rectangles together and sew the seams. After that treat allowances zigzag. The stitches need to not grind to the top, because then there need to sew a jumper. The jumper cap, do this: cut the fabric into a rectangle with a length of 15 cm and a width of 4 cm Or make it a little more, leaving the fabric for the allowances. Treat the jumper zigzag and proutyuzhte. Insert the jumper in the upper part of the cap and pristrochite it in two approaches: first one side and then the other.
After that, proceed to the processing of bottom. You can just bend the cap to stitch and insert the elastic. And you can carve out of a fabric rectangle with width 3 cm and long 40 cm Rectangle fold folds and prostrochite. You'll have a frill. Sew the ruffle to the hat so that it was possible to insert the elastic. The rubber insert in the cap, given its elasticity.
If you sewed a hat or waterproof fabric and insert the lining inside her. It can be made of any soft fabric: fleece, cotton and so on. So, cut the fabric into a circle approximately 40-50 cm in diameter. Remove the cap on the wrong side and pristrochite the circle to the edges. Then Unscrew the cap on the front side: the lining will be inside.
If you miscalculate the circumference of your head, the hood may not fit over the head or be big.
If you do like that hat out of fleece or other soft fabric, can be worn on wet hair instead of a towel.