Tip 1: How to make pleated

timeless skirt pleated fabric will add sophistication and femininity to your image.Buy pleated skirt can be in the store, but much more pleasant to stitch itself.Make Pleated at home is not difficult, but still have to tinker.You will spend a few hours in the manufacturing of paper form, but later it can be used repeatedly.
you need
  • Cloth skirts, 12 sheets of thick paper (such as drawing) of 60 to 80 cm, pencil, ruler, awl, needle and thread (or glue), cargo, iron, cloth for steaming, a solution of soapy water
Guide
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To obtain a form for direct Pleated , should be marked and then is folded paper sheets prepared.To do this comfortably at a large desk.Put three sheets of paper exactly one upon the other, attach them to the table buttons.Stepping back from the edge of one centimeter, the top and bottom draw two horizontal lines.From left to right on the lines make punctures, alternating with the distance of one and two centimeters.Dots connect lines vertically, using a ruler.Remove t
he top sheet and do the same procedure with the following two sheets.Thereafter, each sheet fold like an accordion for your intended lines.
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prepare all the remaining sheets of the same way, glue or sew the two forms of the 6 sheets each.At the same time, make sure that on the seam or gluing sequence of folds is not compromised.
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Formulations accordion lay on the table and carefully iron it hot iron through a linen cloth soaked in a strong solution of soapy water.
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Note that pleat skirt in a form of tissue need three times more than usual.In other words, the width of the edge of the skirt of the future must comply with three times the volume of your thighs.Croy skirts sew on equity filament fabric.The bottom of the skirt hem beforehand.
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One of preprinted forms and secure drag a heavy load.On the bottom panel of the expanded form wrong side down gently overlay skirt.Make sure the fabric is not wincing.Vertical seam skirt should be exactly at the bend form.On top of the skirt is applied a second form so that the folds aligned upper and lower molds.
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again secure edge load and place the cloth with folds of paper forms part of the strengthening prepared so that the fabric is not shifted.
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Collect form and on both sides of steam the iron through a cloth soaked in soapy water with the addition of 2 tablespoons vinegar per 3 liters of water.Rags for the stripping should be a good squeeze.A dense fabric can be steamed twice.
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Remove the fabric from the mold.Cover the table with a blanket, a blanket - a sheet of paper, and on paper, lay the fabric wrong side up.Correct folds and pleating through the thin iron the paper is not too warmed iron.

Tip 2: How to make pleating

Skirts "pleated" and "ripple" - a rather popular areas of fashion, from time to time back to square one.Pleated dresses and clothes elements irresistibly look like in children's products, and the things for adults.But pleating you can do yourself, even without the use of special solutions for better fixation.
How to make pleating
you need
  • fabric, line, crayon, centimeter, irons, needles, thread.
Guide
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How to make pleated skirt?To do this, measure the circumference of the hips, waist and length of the product.To properly calculate the amount of fabric you need to focus on three girth hips.For example, length 60 cm, hip circumference of 90 cm, therefore, should be the final panel with a width of 270 cm + 4 cm allowances.
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Measure pieces of fabric 60 cm + 3 cm on the hem edge products +2 cm on allowances in the waist, so a total of 65 cm. If the width of the fabric is 145 cm, enough to buy two length,there are 130 cm and cut it in half along the transverse filament.Sew the pieces of fabric to form until only one side seam skirt future.Deal with one edge of product (bottom) overlock stitch or "zigzag".Then bend it to 3 cm, hem all cloth and otgladte.
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Now do the layout for which you can use chalk or a piece of soap (a nice way remnant with sharp edges).If you plan to fine pleating, then do the layout around the cloth in the form of parallel lines across every centimeter.That is how wide will fold, so the width should be the distance between the tench.Be sure to note that the mark is necessary, since existing side seam.Otherwise, it may be at the top in a prominent place.
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Starting from the middle to the side seam was inside lays the folds along the lines and immediately fix their needles.Every 2-3 folds made baste them with a thread throughout.So put in the pleating entire article.Then gently spread out every crease and iron through a damp cloth, both on the front side and the reverse side.
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near the second side seam correctly adjust the folds together, schedule yourself a seam and baste it, and then on a typewriter prostrochite and neaten.Hem it will have little or podporot just leave a small piece of nezashitym.Now unpicked hem edge and smooth side seam.
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not strutting baster, align all fold and sew the top edge of a typewriter normal line, so they are not separated.Permissible upper part, if necessary, a little priposadit.It remains to sew belt model is chosen at its discretion.After making pleating pull basting with all products and iron it again through a damp cloth on both sides.Folds "pleated" can be done by conventional, bantovymi (counter), double and triple.
Helpful Hint
not remove basting as long as the product is ready.
Helpful Hint
additional source, "100 models women's skirts," GNAlexandrov, 1992.
Sources:
  • Pleated manufacturing