you need
  • Cloth Panama, pattern paper (graph paper is best), tape measure, pins, scissors, tape, and any decorations that you want to put on a hat.To find a suitable model and pattern, you may need Internet access.
Measure the circumference of the head, add to the result is still a couple of centimeters, depending on the thickness of your hair, normal hair, tissue density and depth of Panama.
Build the future pattern of Panama on paper: first circle, then a rectangle, which later would be crowned.The length of a rectangle is equal to the circumference of your head.Another circle need for fields, unless of course you want hat with a wide brim beautiful.For the fields you'll need two circles,
the second will be held on deferred point length field plus a range of head circumference, which is considered by the school to the formula (2? R).The resulting paper details fasten with pins so as to obtain an exact copy of your future Panama.Inspect the paper model for inaccuracies and errors, in order not to damage the fabric.
How to sew
cutting of the fabric to receive the clothes patterns, adding one centimeter at the seams.First you need to Sew a sidewall, and then sew the bottom.Then the edge of Panama to be processed, and sew to Panama the most important part - the field and the upper part.Decorations (ribbons, embroidery, beads) will be used to finish Panama, defining its purpose: a beach or casual.
How to sew