Advice 1: How to sew a blouse made of silk

Silk – the fabric is old and difficult, and therefore the relationship with this wonderful material is also complicated. The length of the silk filament ranges from 800 to 1000 m. This thread has a triangular cross-section and, like a prism, reflects the light, this silk has an incredibly beautiful and Shine transfusion. Real silk material is very expensive and it would be a shame to spoil the product. So how to sew a blouse out of silk, accentuating the advantages of this wonderful fabric?
How to sew a blouse made of silk
You will need
  • silk, special scissors for thin fabrics, thin needle, thread
Choosing a model for sewing blouses of silk, please note that it is not necessary to overload a silk blouse sophisticated cuts and details. It is better to choose the model casual. This fabric looks great when hung free, as if "showing" all its beauty and plasticity.
The first difficulty faced by the tailor is cutting the fabric. The fabric is very slip, and always tries to escape. For cutting slippery and delicate fabrics such as silk, use special scissors that have blades with notches, a cloth is held such as scissors, non-slip and not running away.
Silk has an unpleasant feature to disperse in the seams, so novice seamstresses don't like to work with this fabric. Seams it is possible to strengthen, using a method called "Hong Kong". Take the piece of main fabric, leaving a 1.5 cm allowances for seams. Take the lining pattern, which is used for cutting shelves and back. At the side seam the middle of the back, front and shoulder seams provide extra allowances 1.3 cm total allowances on these joints of the lining will be 2.8 see below how the main parts of the lining, right sides to each other on the shoulder and vertical seams, carefully combining all the cut parts. Be sure to check the operation of the sewing machine on unnecessary pieces of cloth, debugging line. On the sewing machine, set a small stitch length of maximum 2 mm.
The main parts sew details of lining, leaving the recess with a width of 6 millimeters. The seam of the neckline, arm openings and hem Express unprocessed. Then remove the parts on the front side and lay them on the table smoothly.
Lined zautyuzhte folds beyond the edges of the main parts. Thus allowances will be inside the folds. Sew all the details, as usual. This treatment of the seams, all the slices will be hidden inside the lining. And they'll look simply amazing.
Beautiful fit blouse from silk adjacent silhouette can provide cover or lining. Although you can achieve a beautiful effect, using as cover the same cloth.
Do not scribble on silk across the pins, as the fabric can stay in the holes. If the fabric is very thin and delicate, while the stitching is placed under the tissue thin paper such as tissue. When working with silk you should use a very fine needle. In this case, your silk blouse is not only compelling, but also good.

Advice 2: How to sew a blouse with a halter neckline

A halter neckline is very open armhole, which is simulated by significantly reducing the length of the shoulder. It is often used in summer dresses, blouses and vests.
Blouse with a halter neckline
The halter neckline should be modeled on the special pattern-based blouse. The pattern must be made according to your size.

On the pattern front blouse you need to migrate your chest tuck in the neckline. Then from the shoulder is delayed approximately two centimeters on the neck and the patterns is a new line of neck front blouse. From the waist line should push down on 13 and 15 inches. After that, draw the bottom of the front mold and cut the line.

As for the American armholes on the back, it is modeled much simpler. You'll need to defer from shoulder at neckline two inches and draw a line from the halter neckline on the back. Then shorten and widen the blouse on the bottom, draw a line on the patterns, a bit of her scrugli. Don't forget to build the back cuff with a fold in the center.

From the previously prepared knitted fabric should be cut out: one part of the front side of the blouse, two back panels of a blouse, cuffs, front and back of blouse. You should also carve out a strip of cloth to handle the neck width of 15 inches. Note that stitching blouse halter should be only on the elastic overlock stitch.

First you need to sew the side seams of the blouse together, not forgetting to process the allowances of seams. Then overlain seam processed cutouts for halter, backless and front of blouse. Allowance the middle of the back also need to handle overlock. The middle seam of a back stitch sew a knitting needle on a conventional sewing machine. Allowances Ratatouille in different directions.
Bottom of the blouse should be prisborivat to the length of the cuff, and the cuff of the back and front sew on the short side. Be sure to fold them in half face outward. Fold the cuff with the bottom edge of the blouse, cleave on control labels and stitch on the serger, a little stretching. Simultaneously, you need to pretrazivati cuff and processing allowances.

Stripes to collar fold into two parts face inward and sew on the meek side, and then turn on the front side. Backless front is a little prisborivat and fold the neckline front and back with collar. Pristrochite their overlong seam and cut away the excess fabric. Do not forget to handle allowances. The edges of the collar you can also sew the finished ribbon of the loops, and on the other hand, small buttons in tone. Here's how you can learn how to sew a blouse with a halter neckline.
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