Tip 1: How to sew a straight skirt

skirt has always been considered the most feminine and elegant element of the female wardrobe, and still some of the classic models of skirts do not lose relevance.Among such popular models can be distinguished direct skirt , which will look spectacular in a business setting, as well as at a party.Sew a skirt can even novice mistress - it is very simple pattern.
Prepare pattern skirt suits you the size and copy it onto tracing paper, securing the corners of a sheet of tracing paper on the original pattern.Circle pattern silhouette soft contrast pencil.Disconnect from the original sheet of tracing paper and cut out of it circled parts.
Then select a suitable fabric for the color you need - for example, jeans or stretch velvet, and move it in the direction of a pattern common thread.Lay the fabric on the table purl side up and fix her pattern pieces.
chalk to a photocopier or stitch marker disappearing circle pattern pieces, given the seam allowance on each side, an
d then remove the tracing paper with a tissue.Sharp dressmaker shears cut fabric details of the future skirt - front and back piece, belt and pockets.You will also need fastener or other locking.
Stitch darts on a typewriter, and then iron them inside out and steered to the center fold of the product.Then take the pockets, and then iron them into allowances.Then stitched pockets to the front side of the front piece skirt in advance outlining their location.
from the wrong side of the fabric together to sew the side seams skirts, connecting the front and rear part.On the left side seam, leave room for zipper length 20 cm. Sew the zipper.
With zigzag or overlock treat the edges of the fabric at the seams, and then try on a skirt , to make sure that it does not need to take in.Separately, carve out and turn the front of the waist skirt, then then iron it by bending allowances inside.Sew the belt to the upper edge of the skirt, previously securing it with pins, leaving a small distance to the buttons, Velcro or hook.
now around the perimeter of the pins Clip Available products and hem prostrochite its finishing line.Your skirt is ready.

Tip 2: How to sew a skirt pattern without

talent for sewing laid in every woman, but not all have free time to thoroughly understand the building drawing.A long list of measurements and their subsequent arrangement on paper is able to scare not too experienced handy, so better to start with a lighter version of clothes that do not need a pattern.One of them is the skirt with gussets.
Building wedge skirt
you need
  • - tailor centimeter;
  • - a sheet of paper;
  • - line;
  • - pencil;
  • - a piece of cloth;
  • - sewing machine.
Unlike straight skirt wedges does not require the calculation of depth darts, all of its elements are the same and is an isosceles trapezoid.For her sewing is necessary to remove all four measurements: Waist and hips, the distance between them, the length of the product.Waist measured on the belt line of the future, if it is too low, then tailor centimeter should be placed at the right level.The second yardstick shoot in the widest part of the hips on the side protruding bones.If during the measurements mentioned these places thread, the third number will be obtained without difficulty, you just attach zero division line to the waist and hips to find the distance.Skirt length is the distance from the waist to the lower edge of it.
number of wedges may be different: 4, 6 or 8. The perfect combination of good fit and a minimum number of seams to be six, but the lightning in this case will be just one side.Since all elements are identical to each other, it is better to make one for their similarity patterns on paper.It's not a full-fledged drawing, draw a trapezoid because every student is able to not have to worry about darts and weight, as well as output complex parallel and perpendicular.
top edge of the trapezoid is part of the waist and is calculated very simply: waist circumference divided by the number of wedges.For example, 60 cm / 6 = 10 cm. Then from her draw a line down the middle - height - and on it laid away to the hips and the length of the product.The width of the hips is also calculated by dividing the number of wedges: 90 cm / 6 = 15 cm. 7.5 cm from the vertical - and the extreme points ready.Then follows a long float line, connecting waist to hips and drew a trapezoid side faces up to the edge of the product.
If the skirt is sewn of thin summer fabrics: chiffon, viscose, spatula - that it seams to form soft folds.However wedges crepe, denim, corduroy and tweed will prisborivatsya, so they need to be cut before sewing.To do this, the sides of a trapezoid, laid before diagonally from the waist to the hips, below should become a vertically down to the bottom of the product.This skirt will look more like a straight line, but klinevoy cut and good for its versatility, since it is easy to sew on and free stuff for your summer wardrobe, and strict office, and warm winter.Paper and a thumbnail is cut by a piece of cloth is transferred to soap based seam allowance is about a centimeter.The sides of the machine to grind, one seam is sewn webbing fastener, bottom hem.