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 ... More »

There are several ways to shrink a fitted hat, but heat is the key factor in the process. Most hats are a cotton blend, and cotton is fairly easy to shrink. It's actually difficult to keep a hat from shrinking. More »

Custom hard hats are available for purchase online at a variety of retailers, including ExtremeHardHats.com and Customhardhats.com. These companies offer hard hats in a wide range of designs and sizes. More »

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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... More »

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There are several ways to shrink a fitted hat, but heat is the key factor in the process. Most hats are a cotton blend, and cotton is fairly easy to shrink. It's actually difficult to keep a hat from shrinking. More »

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. More »

To resize a straw hat, you need a large bowl filled with warm water, a wig head or other round object and T-pins to hold the hat in place. Allow at least 24 hours to complete resizing. More »