5502 SKIRT WITH ASYMMETRICAL HEM

 

YOU NEED: natural/mixed fabric; fusing; 1 zipper of 20 cm length; 1 button; elastic braid; lining.

 

IF THE PATTERNS HAVE DOUBLE CONTOUR, THE SEAM ALLOWANCE IS PROVIDED,

IF THE PATTERNS HAVE SINGLE CONTOUR, THE SEAM ALLOWANCE IS NOT PROVIDED.

 

SEAM ALLOWANCE: 1 cm for all seams.

 

ATTENTION! Before sewing, print paper patterns and lay them out according to the linen width (from 90 to 150 cm) to find out how much material you need (do not forget about double and symmetric details).

 

WHEN SEWING, BE CAREFUL WITH NOTCHES THEY MUST BE COINCIDING!

 

CUTTING:

Fabric:

1. Front panel 1 piece

2. Left back panel 1 piece

3. Right back panel 1 piece

4. Waistband 1 piece

Lining:

1.     Front panel 1 piece

2.     Left back panel 1 piece

3.     Right back panel 1 piece

 

Fusing: waistband.

 

INSTRUCTIONS:

 

1. Apply the fusing to waistband.

 

2. Stitch front/back darts. Press front darts towards front center, press back darts towards back center.

 

3. Neaten side edge of front/back panels and back middle edge.

 

4. Stitch back middle seam up to closure notch. Press middle seam apart and press closure slit.

 

5. Neaten garment hem, press it under and topstitch on the skirt.

 

6. Stitch the zipper into skirt middle seam.

 

7. Stitch side seams and press them apart. Make decorative stitch along side longer edges at 0.5 cm from edge.

 

8. Neaten lining back middle edge. Stitch skirt middle seam up to closure notch. Press lining middle seam and press closure slit. Make decorative stitch along the slit at 0.5 cm from edge. Stitch lining side edges and neaten them. Press lining side seams backwards. Neaten lining hem, fold it under and topstitch it. Press hem line. Make pleats into lining upper edge and fix with 2-cm stitch at 0.5 cm from upper edge. Lay the lining on garment wrong sides together, coinciding side seams and darts with pleats into lining. Coincide lining/garment upper edges, fix them together with a stitch at 0.5 cm from upper edge.

9. Press the waistband along the center right side out and neaten its lower inner edge.

 

10. Cut elastic braid in accordance with size. Fix elastic braid at waistband sides. Topstitch elastic braid (stretching it) along the waistband. Stitch the waistband to skirt upper edge and overstitch waistband corners. Topstitch waistband lower edge on the seam that joins the waistband. Make a buttonhole and sew a button.