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How to make a pleated skirt.


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Pleated skirt. Waist size 63cm ( 24.8 inch )

Pleated skirt. Waist size 67cm ( 26.37 inch )

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Put the paper pattern on to the material and mark around it.
On youhave done this cut along the lines.

Fist rough cut material bigger than pattern. Also rough cut interfacing bigger than pattern and smaller than material and stick on the material with iron.

front side. reverse side. facing material.

Make a copy of paper pattern mark.
Let's make notches for alignment before sewing it
(You put an around 5-8mm cut in a margin for a seam so that
the cut is not seen from the right side as to align the position of sleeve and sleeve cap as well.)
zig zag

2) That is a method of zig zag sewing for home use.
Make edge of cloth comes to center of metal holder.
When needle goes down on right side, As to be forced out and sew zig zag.
This way a part that being forced out covering edge of cloth and not to get frayed.
Folding the fold.
Ironing the blue line and the red line as they overlap.
At this time, you may use the pleat fixation liquids.
When the zip ends, snip the material as a mark.

sew between the snip and the hem.

Put the front skirt and back skirt together face to face.

Spread open the seam.
Change a feeding foot.
Lay the back skirt(face side) on a zipper(ront side).

Sewing the side of the back skirt so that only the part of the 3mm zipper of teeth may overflow into.

Sew the first seam 2mm in from the edge.

Both edge are together.
Spread front skirt.

Sew outside the zipper at 2mm or 3mm.

Sew the side

Fold the waist belt and then iron.
Don't forget to put the facing material on the reverse of thefabric.
Put the skirt parts and waist belt together face to face.

only the waist belt may overflow into 1cm from a skirt.

Folded inside out where half way, sew 1cm in from edge.
only the waist belt may overflow into 1cm from a skirt.
Turn the material in side out.

Sew the waist belt 5mm in from the edge.

Attach hook and eye
Fold the hem and then iron.

Sew the hem.



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