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How to make a stylish beanie hat from an old sweater

In the closet of each of us there is, if not a couple of skeletons, then certainly a certain amount of clothes that you will never wear, and it is a pity to throw out. Oddly enough, sweaters occupy the palm in the ranking of unnecessary / unfashionable / moth-eaten things. If you also found such a character on the mezzanine or in the depths of the wardrobe, but for sentimental reasons you can’t send him to the trash can, give things a second chance. Turn an old sweater into a cute fashion hat.
How to make a stylish beanie hat from an old sweater

Actual beanie hatDIY can be a favorite accessory this spring. Or a lovely gift for girlfriends on March 8th. If you have enough sweaters and an hour of free time. By the way, the ability to hold a needle with a thread in your hands in this case is not required at all. And here, what is neededis:
1.Old sweater (preferably with elastic at the bottom);
2.Glue gun;
3. Measuring tape or tape measure;
4. A scarf for visual measurement (although you can use a "centimeter" for the same purpose);
5. Sharp scissors;
6. Marker or crayon.
How to make a stylish beanie hat from an old sweater

1. Tie a scarf around the head, fix it so that it is convenient: not tight, but not too loose.
How to make a stylish beanie hat from an old sweater

2. Remove the scarf without untying, and attach to the elastic / edge of the sweater. The length of the scarf from the edge to the knot will be the width of your hat.
How to make a stylish beanie hat from an old sweater

3. Attach a measuring tape to the middle of the scarf and measure the height of the future cap. Rely to your taste or take measurements from your favorite hat of a similar design. The average height of beanie hats is between 24-29 cm.
How to make a stylish beanie hat from an old sweater

4. Draw the shape of the future accessory. Do not be afraid to stain the fabric with a marker - as a result, measurements will not be noticeable at all.
How to make a stylish beanie hat from an old sweater

5. And now - cut it. The main thing is to capture both layers of fabric at the same time. Because the scissors should be really well sharpened.
How to make a stylish beanie hat from an old sweater

6. After the two halves are ready, take the gun with glue and connect them, gluing along the very edge, as shown in the photo. Do not forget to leave the bottom not sealed, otherwise it will not work to put on a hat.
How to make a stylish beanie hat from an old sweater

7.After the hat has already begun to resemble a hat, it’s time to grasp the scissors again and trim the top of it a bit. This step is necessary for the beanie to sit better, and not to resemble the "cockerel" familiar to many since the happy childhood.
How to make a stylish beanie hat from an old sweater

8. Fold the hat, as in the photo below, and glue the edges of the formed "eight".
How to make a stylish beanie hat from an old sweater
How to make a stylish beanie hat from an old sweater

9. Now turn the cap inside out and put it on boldly. All seams, traces of glue and minor flaws are reliably hidden from prying eyes.
How to make a stylish beanie hat from an old sweater
How to make a stylish beanie hat from an old sweater

Even if the first hat pancake comes out lumpy, do not be afraid to experiment and fill your hand until you become a real master or destroy all the old clothes in the house. By the way, from the sleeves of the sweater you can make gaiters, like a girl on video. Waste-free needlework.

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