Advice 1: How to starch a hat

It is impossible to imagine cook without the traditional white starched cap. It's a festive decoration. For everyday wear chefs use hats, low hats or even bandanas. Ceremonial headdress chefs are quite high. As can be starched chef's hat to look perfect?
How to starch a hat
You will need
  • - starch;
  • - water.
Instruction
1
Before you start nekrahmalistye, the cap needs to be washed to remove stains. It can be done, for example, in this way: apply hydrogen peroxide on the stain and leave headgear in the sun. When the spots disappear, wash the treated area with clean water.
2
Take the required one liter of water amount of starch. To ensure that the cover is quite soft, take one teaspoon of starch. For semi-rigid nekrahmalistye, you need one tablespoon. In order that the cap has become stiff and hard, you need two tablespoons of cornstarch.
3
Prepare a starch solution. In a bowl, it is better to take an enamel or glass, put the starch, add a little cold water and stir until smooth thick cream. Then, with constant stirring, add the remaining water, after its boiled. Another method of preparation of the solution differs from the first in that after pouring boiling water, the solution was boiled for another 3 minutes, until it becomes transparent. Then the solution should cool slightly until it becomes lukewarm.
4
In the prepared solution lower the cap, so that it is soaked with starch evenly. Then remove the headpiece and slightly press. To the cap after drying had the desired shape, it needs to dry, pulling on the right size and shape glass jar. If the Bank can not find work, you can roll a cone out of cardboard and seal it with duct tape. Carefully straighten the hood and let it dry completely.
Useful advice
In addition to the traditional method of nekrahmalistye, there are easier ways. For example, sprays. They are sprayed with stuff small size. Divorced starch in the bottle is also designed for spraying, but in the process of Ironing. In addition, you can find a washing powder that gives the effect of linen starched things.

Advice 2: How to make a chef's hat

Chefs and cooks in fairy tales are quite common. Therefore, for school or home performance needs and appropriate costume. One of its main parts — the large cap, which can remove the hair even the Princess, under the Director's plan found themselves in the kitchen. To knit this hat can with your hands.
How to make a chef's hat
You will need
  • - white cotton fabric;
  • - cardboard;
  • - interlining;
  • - starch;
  • - sewing accessories;
  • - ruler, pencil and compass.
Instruction
1
Measure the circumference of your head. To cut the cap right on the fabric, but to someone who is not very big sartorial experience, it is better to carve out the right parts of paper. Most suitable graph paper. Draw a strip the length of which is equal to the circumference of your head. The width may be different, depending on the style of cap, but not less than 5 cm Strip of fabric should be folded lengthwise, so it will be 2 times wider. Draw a circle of a diameter approximately equal to the length of the strip.
2
Transfer the pattern to the fabric. It is best to use for these products, satin, calico or something like that. And fit the muslin, but in this case it is better to cut off a strip, folded four times instead of two. Not very suitable synthetic fabric. To outline the finer details on the reverse side. In a circle make an allowance of about 0.5 - 1 cm strips of fabric fold in half. Align the fold one of the long sections of patterns. For other parties to make an allowance of 0.5-1 cm Cut out of the workpiece.
3
Stripes reinforce the adhesive interlining in the entire area. Allowances can be not to glue. Fold it wrong side inside, align the cuts and zautyuzhte a fold line. Align the strip, fold it across the face inward. Sweeps and serecite short seam. You should have the wide ring. Fold it along the fold. Just made the seam should be inside the workpiece. Allowances on long sections zautyuzhte inside. You can do the job and in a different order. Glue the blank, fold and zautyuzhte allowances, and then sew a short seam.
4
The circle sew a seam "forward a needle" on the line that divides the surplus. Do not very large stitches. Will structure the item so that the length of the circumference equal to the length of the ring. Stock circle insert ring inside, baste and pristrochite close to the open edges of the strips. If the fabric is much bristling, cut the seam allowance corners, leaving to the circumference of 1 mm. Can be finished with a line of decorative stitching primaqiune. The hood is ready, but it must still rigidly starched.
5
Cook the paste at the rate of 2 tablespoons of starch to 1 liter of water. Hold it dome a few minutes to cloth soaked. Spread your product and put it on the disc (for example, on the right size Bank). Dry while the hood will be a bit wet. Iron and doushite on the disc.
Useful advice
The hood can be decorated with lace or embroidery. Embroidery position on the outer part of the strip. To decorate this product need to build. Lace stitching or attach when participarii the upper part of the cover to the strip. Prepare a strip, attach the inside edge of lace or sewing and baste to the outside of the billet along its entire length. Then sew the top. This ornament looks better if it prisborivat.
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