How to sew the cadet cap for kids

Today’s handcrafted goods is “cadet cap".

cadet cap

Materials

Outer top crown is 18.5cm diameter. (Seam allowances are included, attach interfacing)

outer top crown

Inner top crown is 18.5cm diameter. (Seam allowances are included)

inner top crown

Outer side crown is 8cm by 53.5cm. (Seam allowances are included, attach interfacing)

outer side crown

Outer band fabric is 5.5cm by 53.5cm. (Seam allowances are included, attach interfacing)

outer band fabric

Inner side crown is 11cm by 53.5cm. (Seam allowances are included)

inner side crown

Visor fabrics are 2 pieces. (Seam allowances are included)

visor fabrics

Visor poly core. (cut-off)

visor poly core

Sweatband is about 2.5cm by 53.5cm.

sweatband

Pattern is here.

cadet cap pattern

Make outer crown

1. Sew the side crown and band fabric with right side together.

sew the side crown and band fabric

2. Press seam allowance to band side, and stitch.

stitch

3. Fold the crown fabric in half with right side together. Then sew.

fold in half
sew

4. Press seam allowances open, and stitch.

stitch

5. Sew the side crown and top crown with right side together. (Use the Iron-on double-sided fusible tape, better.)

sew the side crown and top crown

Make inner crown

1. Fold the inner side crown in half with right side together. Then sew.

fold in half
sew

2. Press seam allowances open.

press seam allowances open

3. Sew the side and top with right side together. (Use the Iron-on double-sided fusible tape, better.)

sew the side and top

Make visor

1. Sew the visor fabrics with right side together.

sew the visor fabrics

2. Make a cut in seam allowances, and turn inside out.

turn inside out

3. Insert the visor poly core. Then stitch the edge.

insert the visor poly core
stitch the edge

Make cadet cap

1. Sew the outer crown and inner crown with right side out together.

sew the outer crown and inner crown

2. Sew the crown and visor with right side together.

sew the crown and visor

3. Sew the head size and sweatband together.

sew the head size and sweatband

4. Fold the sweatband and stitch. It’s done.

stitch
cadet cap

Making movie is the following.

How to sew the cadet cap for kids – YouTube