How To Wash A Beret Without Shrinkage

- Aug 21, 2018-

1. Make sure reasonable fit 
2. Boil kettle and get a bowl big enough to submerge beret. 
3. Fill sink with cold water 
4. Pour boiling water into bowl and plunge beret into boiling water 
5. Keep in hot water (use a wooden spoon !) for 2-3 minutes. 
6. Plunge beret into cold water and keep submerged for a couple of mins. 
7. Repeat process. 
8. Place on head and shape to perfection. 
9. Keep on head for a couple of hours whilst drying 
10. Leave to stand until completely dry at room temperature. 

Once shrunk you can wash in a machine, stick it inside a pillow case to stop the drum marking it and DO NOT put in the tumble dryer or on top of a radiator.