The ironing courses provide technical training for manual and mechanical ironing of all types of garments, according to their textile characteristics.
In general, the teaching of these techniques is included in courses that also include content on cleaning in specific professional-level contexts. Explore the training opportunities available to choose the course that best suits your interests and needs.
Planning the ironing course in Barcelona.
-Ironing is the use of a hot tool to straighten washed clothes called an iron.
The iron is a device, the iron works by unraveling the links between the long chains of polymer molecules present in the fibers of the material. The tool is pressed on its hot surface on a flat surface, usually with the cloth or cloth, and clothes or steam wrinkles appear, the fiber spreads and keeps it in the new shape when it cools.
Start ironing the collar of the shirt and keep your shoulders above the board,
place the shirt on the iron and iron first one side of the collar and then the other, carefully stretching the shirt until it is ironed.
Now iron the shoulders , place the shirt on the edge of the board and on the front and then the back of the shirt. Repeat the same process for the other shoulder.
Iron the sleeves , now moving on to the sleeves and hem. Place the sleeves correctly on the board so that the points coincide with the armpit.
Iron the front of the shirt , lay the front of the shirt on the board and pay attention to the seams as you iron, first on one side and then the other.
– Iron a pair of pants , crotch first, iron around the crotch area, open the seams inside the crotch and iron towards the hem at the waist while adjusting the seam with your free hand.
This ironing must be done between the legs because otherwise there will be wrinkles on the inside that will take time away from ironing. Pleats and front pockets For a three-dimensional look, place a towel inside the pants around the waist and spread a clean cloth over the pants.
Iron wrinkles along the front and bottom of the waistband and top pocket of the fabric. Arrange the folds according to the existing fold and press firmly at a distance of about 10 cm from the fold.
Pre-existing creases, place the pants perpendicular to the iron with both feet together, taking care to align the existing creases. Most pants have a pleat at the bottom of the waist that connects to the pleat.
If the pleat appears to have loosened, iron again so that the seams meet the inside and side seams so they are on top of each other at the crotch and hem.
-To iron a skirt , to begin ironing the skirt, you must place it on the widest part of the table, starting at the waist and moving towards the folds.
We rotate the skirt until we complete the full circle. Place the skirt on the table, secure it in the folds and move the iron to shape it one by one.
Place the iron a few centimeters high on each fold and steam. Let each layer cool on the board before moving on to the next. This will ensure that the folds that were previously ironed do not wrinkle.
-The ironing liquid is a perfect product that can be made at home.
Preparation time: 15 minutes
Expires 3 months
250 ml of water.
1 teaspoon white vinegar.
¾ tablespoon molasses.
Half a tablespoon of ethyl alcohol.
Half a teaspoon of triethanolamine lauryl sulfate
4 drops of rose essence.
Utensils to be able to iron.
- Ironing board.
Features of a comfortable and efficient iron
In order for the iron to be comfortable, work correctly and efficiently, it must meet the following requirements:
Be at least 40, 45 or 52 cm wide.
It can be adjusted to suit our individual height and ironing style.
Have a basket, or some piece of furniture the height of the person to be ironed, to place the already ironed clothes. It has a support to hold the iron while placing clothes.
The iron is a device that works by untangling the bonds between the long chains of polymer molecules present in the fibers of the material. These fibers expand and retain their new shape when cooled. It does this with heat as it acts as a weighted heating element.
Features you should pay attention to when choosing an iron:
You must pay attention to the power and steam output of the iron. The plate must be made of ceramic because it is a long-term material.
You should choose a model that is not too heavy. You should have a large water tank because if it is small, you will have to fill it right away.
- Hangers or hooks.
Hooks are a device shaped like human shoulders designed to make it easier to hang jackets, blazers, shirts, blouses or dresses on everything, hence the famous phrase: You can hang your pants, shirt or coat anywhere. Prevents wrinkles by itself, with a bottom strip to hang the pants.
Key recommendations for ironing.
You must iron:
The shoulders, if the shirt has a yoke that moves from the shoulders to the back, it is necessary to arbitrate completely.
A fist, also on both sides.
As recommended, you should:
If it is a white shirt, you must determine it at a higher temperature than a colored shirt.
Iron weaving wire, in a straight line. You have to be very careful with the cuffs and collar since it is the most visible part.
For men’s shirts, the stripes on the sleeves should be marked, and in the case of luxurious fabrics such as silk or linen, the stripes should not. sweaters
You must iron:
If it has a lining, you should iron it first and then iron the waistband.