How do you make a handkerchief out of a shirt?

How do you make a simple handkerchief?

Firstly wash and dry your fabric.

  1. Then, cut a square of fabric to the required size, we’ve made ours 40cm square, but feel free to make them larger or smaller.
  2. Fold over 7mm on all four sides and iron the fabric. …
  3. Once the fabric has cooled, unfold all the edges. …
  4. Select your thread for sewing.

What size is a ladies handkerchief?

A man’s hanky is typically 12 x 12 inches square, but typical ladies’ hankies vary from 8 x 8 to 10 x 10 inches.

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