How to make a chef’s hat for children?

Do you want to have fun with the little ones in the house? Here we teach you how to make a chef hat easy, fast and with few materials.

If you want to have a good time with the children, not only when cooking but you want them to feel like all cooks. We give you an idea of ​​how you can make a very beautiful chef’s hat that we are sure you will love.

How to make a cardboard chef’s hat

Get ready the materials that we will give you below, share with your family, follow this step by step and have fun with this new chef’s hat.


  • 1 sheet of card stock in your favorite color
  • 2 sheets of tissue paper in your favorite color
  • 1 glue stick
  • 1 roll of adhesive tape

Implements necessary

Time required

30 minutes

Estimated cost

$11,500 (COP)


1. Cut

The first thing you should do is cut a strip of cardboard 10cm wide and for the length measure the contour of your child’s head, and add approximately another 2 cm. Then cut the tissue paper to the same length as the cardboard.

2. Fold

Start by folding the tissue paper with your hands until you are about half the length of the strip. Then with the help of the adhesive tape you have to hold it so that it does not move. This will make it easier to apply the glue. Do the same with the two sheets of tissue paper to shape your chef’s hat.

3. Paste

Once you have done this process on both sides, you have to glue the ends of the tissue paper to the cardboard, placing it right in the center.

4. Close

Finally, close the cardboard cylinder that is the base of your hat with a little glue. And that’s it! It is time for your children to become all chefs.

If you are now looking for the perfect recipe to cook with the family, we leave you this recipe for butter cookies, for children! Here in a single click on Vibra.