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How to alter a mink hat

When the going gets cold, people are starting to search through cupboards looking for winter clothes. Often among many stuff you can find some long forgotten thing, for example, mink hat, which had long gone out of fashion. But do not send it in the trash. After all, mink fur is never out of fashion, and fashion hats can be changed to alter her own hands. It's not as difficult as it seems at first glance.

How to alter a mink hat

You will need:

Old mink hat, sewing needles, fur, skin, pattern and sewing machine.

Instruction how to alter a mink hat

Step 1:

To start with the thrust cap. Do this carefully so as not to damage the fur.

Step 2:

Mink fur can be a little deformed, depending on what style was old hat. In order to bring a bottle in its former shape, wash it, and then nailed to a board. After this procedure, the fur is smooth and beautiful, as good as new.

Step 3:

Pre-select the style of the future cap and find or build the right the pattern.

Step 4:

Further, on both sides of the cap from the base of the wedges sew darts. When sewing, do not forget to shear or baste parts caps via pins. Inject them across. Such a procedure would not move to grind off the layers. Allowances at the seams is not necessary to iron out, flatten them with scissors rings. Villi with seams must be carefully pull out the needle.

Step 5:

Details sew together. But at the same time watch out for, so that the skin is not stretched and not prisborivalas. It plays a very important role. All seams must converge in the center.

Step 6:

Proceed to the final steps. Remove the cap on the underside. Then enclose the lining so that all the joints are aligned. Hem lining to hat.