ARTICLES

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 ...

www.reference.com/article/clean-fitted-hat-b292253c00152edb

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.

www.reference.com/article/method-shrinking-fitted-hat-30fa5648a0986c52

Wrap a cloth measuring tape around your head, resting it where you like to wear your hats, and jot down the measurement. Then head to the retailer's website to determine which cap size corresponds with your head's measur...

www.reference.com/article/size-hats-cb7a989b037360b6

SIMILAR ARTICLES

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...

www.reference.com/article/clean-baseball-cap-9960e5109c3a33a8

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.

www.reference.com/article/method-shrinking-fitted-hat-30fa5648a0986c52

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.

www.reference.com/article/stretch-hat-4f0f40543eb99d3f

Wash a baseball cap by hand or in a washing machine using a mild detergent. The best method to use depends on the material used to make the hat.

www.reference.com/article/wash-baseball-cap-ba888b0037af4202