You will need
- - Fabric cotton, linen or silk;
- - Interlining;
- - Sewing machine;
- - Needle and thread;
- - Graph paper.
Remove the measurements. You need to know poluobhvat chest, neck, length, sleeve length, shoulder length. Make pattern. If you have no special patterns for shirt, do not worry. You probably already have a basic pattern that you sewed a dress. If not, do – it will come in handy not only for tops-shirts, but also for making many other things. Patterns build shelves, back and sleeves.
Decide whether you want to sew a blouse a La the shirt or something more feminine. For the first option simply not to take into account the undercut at the waist. You don't even have to do breast recess, if you want shirt free style. For a more feminine style model the pattern – for example, remove the undercut and make a blouse with reliefs. You can modify the sleeve, turning it into a long or short "flashlight". Don't forget that on the shelves must stay of 5-7 cm at the clasp.
Fold the fabric in half at the stake and lay out the details. You should now have 2 parts of the shelves and the sleeves, which should be symmetrical to each other. For shirt casual need 1 detail of the back, folded in half. Make some cuffs. The classic shirt they are rectangular, with a width of 14-20 cm and a length of 26-30 cm don't forget that cuffs are made double and cut their equity. Take 2 parts of the rack and 2 parts of the collar. Don't forget about the seam.
Prepare the top part of the collar stand and cuffs – will strengthen their interlining. Fold together pairs of items and align them. Fold details of collar right sides to each other, slip the upper part relative to the bottom down about 2 mm and chipped parts with a pin in the center. Baste and stitch detail. Remove and Tutuila collar.
Fold together right sides items stand, how their pins and sew along the side seams. Baste and sew the collar to the rack. Then proutyuzhte seams, turn the entire structure on the front side. Will attrocity the rack and the collar.
Fold the right sides of each of the cuffs. Sweeps them, sew, iron seams and turn. Will attrocity cuff, departing from the edge of 0.5 cm Can be make as cuffs with buttons and cufflinks. To make cuffs with cufflinks, cut slits for the hinges. They can be both vertical and horizontal. Sewn loop overlock stitch or manual stitch. For cuffs with buttons, make one loop so that they are located symmetrically.
Prepare shelves. Fold the edges intended for fasteners and proutyuzhte. Baste and sew the shoulder recess on the back. If you decide to leave undercut on the chest, and sew them.
Fold 1 item shelves and back, right sides together. Baste the side and shoulder seams. Do the same with the second part of the shelves. Proutyuzhte seams. Baste and sew seams sleeves. Align the seam of each sleeve with the side seam of the shirt, vmlite and vacate both sleeves.
Find the center of the neckline of the back and the middle of the rack sleeve. Combine them and cleave the pin. Fold over collar and shirt right sides together. Baste and sew to neckline first outer side of the bar. Tutuila seam. Fold the lower section of the inner side of the rack. Can ACC to baste, to get more smooth. Baste the rack, trying to get right in the seam, which is obtained by skiving the outer side of the rack with the basic details of the shirt, then sew the counter.
Sew cuffs. First, baste and sew the outside, then the inside, in the same way as you did when sewing on the rack.
Treat the seams with a serger or by hand. Cut the shelf on the right loop and process them. On the left side of the shelves sew buttons.
Side and shoulder seams, you can handle before you're sweeping them up and grind off. You can neaten and armhole and sleeve crown - all cuts that do not need pruning in the process.
Advice 2: How to sew a men's shirt women's
Shirt is not only a staple of a strong half of mankind. Often borrow and women. Certainly in every house there is a man, there are a couple of the shirts lost their form, but they have long no one is for different reasons. Let's try to alter one of these shirts in women's blouses.
You will need
- mens shirt
- -wide and narrow Laundry gum
- -sewing machine
Cut 2 cut narrow bands about 30 cm Pin one end of elastic bands on the shoulder line, and the other end is 10 cm higher than the cuff.
Cut about 30-40 cm wide elastic. Its length depends on the desired width of the shirt. Pin needles the ends of the gum on the back of the shirt.
Now we need all the bands to sew. Evenly stretch the elastic band by stitching on the machine. Sewing the elastic to the sleeves, be careful and accurate.
If the sleeves are too narrow and the machine to stitch is not possible you will have to rip the seams of sleeves, sew the elastic, and then sew the sleeves.
Advice 3: How to decorate a collar shirt or blouse
Decoration things with their hands – a great way to give them new life and purpose. Very popular today are stylish collars trimmed in various ways. The thing is elegant, unusual and spectacular. Even a beginner seamstress will be able to quickly update the image, decorate the collar of his shirt or blouse.
How to decorate a collar: the nuances of
The decoration of the collar or the blouse should start with material selection. In this case, we have to start from the fabric base. For example, in the cotton shirt the collar looks nice and is perfect for holding virtually any decor. To attach beads, beads, zippers, buttons and other components can safely use the normal thread, transparent glue line.
Another thing, if you want to decorate the collar of the blouse of a thin fabric. In this case, refrain from heavy and overly large items are: they can strongly deform the material. To attach the ornaments better with the help of nylon thread and a very fine needle (the fabric is not "crawled"). Also suitable glue (for example, lace or tissue elements): it has no smell, and when dried is almost invisible. The best ways to decorate collar slim blouses are embroidered, decorated with lace or beads.
Popular ways to decorate collar
Embellished shirt collars is a real hit the last few seasons. Girls around the world are actively manifest their imagination and abilities, decorating and new, and already well-worn products with various materials. Some ways to decorate the collar of the shirt or blouse have become traditional.
For example, the classic chemise will become an entirely different sound if the collar is to decorate with beautiful beads. Variants of using a lot of material. Beads can be neatly and tightly to sew across the surface of the collar or place in asymmetrically-chaotic manner. Everyone is encouraged to use elements of different diameter: finish get a three-dimensional and stylish. In this case it is better to cover the doors completely, but only in the front.
An interesting alternative to beads serve different rivets. Triangular, square, conical, and other items will add a "metal chic". Shirt with such a collar will not fit classic costume, but would look great in tandem with skinny jeans and suspenders or leather pants. Softer product will work if to finish to use sequins or rhinestones. In this case, the blouse/shirt will be a wonderful solution for a glamorous evening look.
To turn a plain shirt or blouse in a romantic product will help the embellished collar lace. To finish and fit thin lace, cotton and embroidered decorations. First it is best to pick up the tone of things, the second can be contrasted. Please note: cotton lace will look most effective around the edge of the collar (or even underneath) and sew them need a nylon thread to match. For joining thin lace craftswomen use a special translucent tape (which sticks when heated) and even PVA glue.
Very popular today are and unusual materials for decoration of collars. For example, many girls prefer not to spend money on beads or rhinestones, and use the "store" part. These are a variety of buttons, pieces of chains, and even lightning. Last turn the collar in a very unusual and stylish piece.