Using a flexible measuring tape, measure the circumference of your head in inches at the place you would comfortably wear a hat. Convert that measurement to hat size using a chart from a company that makes hats or a retailer that sells hats.
A:According to the Huffington Post, pushing a beanie back slightly so that it sits back towards the crown of the head is a good way to show off bangs. A beanie could also hold a side-swept hairstyle in place for a casual look that requires some hairspray and bobby pins.
A:A knit hat can be stretched by soaking it in warm water and detergent, wringing it out and stretching it to the desired shape. To keep the hat stretched to the desired shape, put it over an object such as a jug or bowl.
A:To clean a fitted hat, such as a baseball cap, run the hat through the washing machine on a gentle cycle in cool water or wash the hat by hand. Some people attempt to wash their caps in the dishwasher, but manufacturers warn against this to prevent voided warranties.
A:To wash a hat, remove external dirt, test the dye for color fastness, and pretreat any stains. Wet the hat, scrub it clean with a nail brush and shampoo or mild detergent, and rinse it completely. Ball up a towel inside the hat to preserve the shape as it dries.
A:To wash a baseball cap, determine what it is made of, then wash it by hand using a mild detergent that's appropriate for the cap's material. Gently squeeze the cap with a towel to remove excess water, and allow it to air dry.
A:Using a flexible measuring tape, measure the circumference of your head in inches at the place you would comfortably wear a hat. Convert that measurement to hat size using a chart from a company that makes hats or a retailer that sells hats.
A:Wear a hat by determining your hat size, selecting a hat that fits correctly, and wearing the hat snugly on your head. As there are many hat types, any hat should be worn according to its intended purpose.
A:Berets often require shaping before they can be worn, and military berets must be shaped in a specific way. To complete this task, you need a military beret, a cigarette lighter, a razor and warm water.
A:Snapback is a slang term for an adjustable baseball hat with a series of plastic snaps in the back for adjusting the fit. Snapbacks are a less expensive option to the fitted baseball caps worn by professional baseball players.
A:Shapes and embellishments on hats vary, but making a simple toque can be as easy as creating multiple rounds of single crochet starting from the brim, and then decreasing stitch numbers regularly at the top for the crown. Patterns can be found online at AllFreeCrochet.com or via searches on Pinterest.
A:American Legion caps typically contain lettering that identifies the state or region, and an insignia, or image, for that state. The color of the cap is determined by the type of cap being ordered. For example: a national cap is red, while a state cap is blue.
A:A beanie with a bill is a variation of the traditional knit beanie incorporating a hard plastic mold sewn into the knit to form a baseball cap-like bill. The bill variation was developed for extreme sports athletes who wanted the look of a beanie, but needed protection from the sun.
A:To sew a scrub hat, first trace a circle with a 24-inch diameter onto fabric. Cut it out, fold the edges 1/2-inch and iron. Use a sewing machine to hem the entire edge of the circle and create a one inch opening, making sure to tuck the cut edges under the hem. Use a measuring tape to determine the circumference of the head. Measure from the forehead to the nape of the neck, including the area under the ears.