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How to make a hat fit better (no sewing)

Make a Hat Fit Better (No Sewing)

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Get your hat ready. Some hats come in one size and are too big, but too cute not to buy!

Get your hat ready. Some hats come in one size and are too big, but too cute not to buy!

You need some kind of foam tape, sticky on one side. This is draught excluder tape. Try looking in the pound shop/ dollar store in the diy section.

You need some kind of foam tape, sticky on one side. This is draught excluder tape. Try looking in the pound shop/ dollar store in the diy section.

Turn your hat over. It should have a band of ribbon round.

Turn your hat over. It should have a band of ribbon round.

Lift that up, we are going to stick the tape under here. If the hat is a tiny bit big, put 1 or 2 strips on either side. If your hat is huge, put the tape all the way around.

Lift that up, we are going to stick the tape under here. If the hat is a tiny bit big, put 1 or 2 strips on either side. If your hat is huge, put the tape all the way around.

Stick the tape right at the top, underneath the ribbon.

Stick the tape right at the top, underneath the ribbon.

As you go it will look like this.

As you go it will look like this.

Try and keep it straight.

Try and keep it straight.

When you are done, fold the ribbon back down. Try your hat on. If it is too tight, take a section of tape back off. If it is still too big, add a bit more on top of the tape.

When you are done, fold the ribbon back down. Try your hat on. If it is too tight, take a section of tape back off. If it is still too big, add a bit more on top of the tape.

Done!

  • Foam tape
  • Scissors