Advice 1: How to sew a Cape

The cloak - the thing is truly universal, it will perfectly complement the bride's dress and carnival costume. Made of waterproof fabric - protects from rain, and if you stitch it from fur, then it will warm you in the winter. To make the cloak itself can be just for one evening, enough cuts of fabric and sewing supplies.
How to sew a Cape
You will need
  • - piece of fabric the desired length;
  • - finishing (if required);
  • - sewing accessories;
  • - sewing machine;
  • - tailor's chalk.
Instruction
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Cloak of fine fur can be done are quite short, carnival of the bold will suit length to toe. Determine the length of the capes, which you will sew, you will learn and the consumption of tissue - it is two lengths of the product plus the seam.
The pattern is very simple, so there is no need to draw it first on paper, you can mark it with chalk directly on the fabric, by the way, it is more convenient to fold it in half and staple it with pins.
How to sew a Cape
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For the throat, cut a semicircle with a diameter of 15 inches, if make smaller, strictly on the circumference of the neck, the cloak won't lie on the shoulders - pull and stoop. If there is slack, it can be nice Sorority cloak at the neck, making kulisku and conceding to it a decorative twisted cord or satin ribbon.
A great arc to the edge of the mantle were smooth, it is better to draw strokes - keep one hand tailor measuring tape at the level of equal length plus 15 inches. Put this hand with ribbon in the corner of the folded piece to the neckline. With the other hand hold the edge of the tape and a piece of chalk and lead across the fabric to get the arc.
How to sew a Cape
3
Cut out detail with sharp scissors. Tuck all of the slices of cloak and prostrochite them. The Assembly on the neck can be done without the drawstring, but then it will be unregulated - sobrice fabric on the live thread and, having donned, lock in position. In this case, the edge of the product convenient to handle piping around the perimeter of the sections, not looking up.
For some carnival costumes, such as the snow Maiden or the Snow Queen, the edge of his cloak to better cover fluffy fur. For wedding cloak of rich brocade suit ribbon trim firmware from Swan down.
How to sew a Cape
4
Vampire cloak cutting two pieces of fabric - black satin on the front side and red satin on the reverse. Sew these same parts, aligning the front side, don't forget to leave a hole for turning. Remove the resulting two-sided cloak, gently spread the seam, iron it and sew, retreating 2-3 mm from the edge.
With such a cloak using different finishes, you can make an absolutely amazing Christmas costumes for kids Superman wholesale, Mysterious Princesses, Musketeers and magicians, astrologers and magicians, fairies and witches.
How to sew a Cape
Note
If you sew a cloak of fur, read the rules of working with fur, so as not to spoil the product.
Useful advice
If you pity to waste on a costume a large piece of fabric, you can find houses smaller pieces and sew a Cape from different wedges.

Advice 2: How to sew a raincoat

Role-playing and passion for the reconstruction brought about changes in the development of modern fashion. In any case, the man in medieval cloak on a normal city street is no surprise. Modification of the old cloak, sewn from a dressy fabric, like to wear and fashionista.
How to sew a raincoat
You will need
  • Dense fabric for the front side – 2 length cloak+20 cm on the hood
  • Thin fabric for the lining – 2 length
  • Brooch or decorative pin
  • 2 sheets of drawing paper
  • Line
  • Pencil
  • The compass
  • Protractor
Instruction
1
Glue the long sides 2 wetmanski sheet. On the long side at the point of gluing a dot. This will be the center of the washer. Draw with the center at this point is a small semi-circle with a radius of 15-18 cm From one of the points of intersection with the side of the sheet aside the length of the coat. Draw a second semicircle.
2
Cut out the pattern and just put it on thick fabric and the lining, if the width of the cuts 140-150 see If the fabric is narrower, you'll have to cut wedges. Divide the semicircle into 5 equal parts. This straight angle in the center of the semi-circles divide by 5 using the protractor, at 36 degrees. Cut one of the wedges, take 5 from the same cloth and from the other, sew, Tutuila and treat the seams. The upper section of the lining is also sewn.
3
Will have plenty of dense tissue 2 parts of the hood. On the sheet of paper, draw a first rectangle, the short side being half the length of the circumference of the small ring. The longest side is equal to the intended height of the hood. Aside from the two short sides at 7-10 cm and connect the resulting points in parallel lines. Find the center of each of the Parallels. On the one hand connect the middle with the sides of the original rectangle. On the other hand, swipe the arc, connect the end points of the short side of the source rectangle with the mid-perpendicular.
Cut out the pattern. Circle it on thick fabric and the lining. Sew parts of hood on the direct parties.
Rough cutting of the hood
4
The main part of the cloak preberite at neckline. Baste and sew the outer part of the hood. Preberite the lining of the cloak and sew the hood lining. Fold and stitch the hem of the cloak and the lining.Fold the details right sides together and aligning of the side seams. Baste and sew. Tutuila cloak. Will attrocity with the outer side of the neckline.
Note
The fabric depends on the purpose of the cloak. For field conditions it is better to take the "historical" fabric. This can be, for example, promoline linen cloth, from which in the old days and sewed the cloaks, and Cape. But the same pattern you can sew a fancy Cape. It is better to take a thin cloth or even velvet.

For the "field" of the coat as the lining uses normal cotton cloth. Lining dressy coat it is better to make silk.
Useful advice
If the width of the fabric is small, then first you have to pristroit the missing piece, and then cut wedges.

Begin to sew the coat lining and is better at the bottom.

The cloak can be done with a different clasp. It will have the junction of the hood and cloak to stitch the neckline and 3-4 cm below.

Advice 3: How to sew a Princess dress

Every girl dreams of a chic dresswhich you can imagine yourself a real Princess. With a little effort, any mother is able to make this dream a reality. Sew a Princess dress with your own hands is not as difficult as it might seem at first glance.
How to sew a Princess dress
You will need
  • t-shirt of the child;
  • tracing;
  • chalk;
  • the belt;
  • dense fabric;
  • thin translucent tissue;
  • thread;
  • serger;
  • accessories for dress decoration;
Instruction
1
Prepare the pattern of the bodice. To make the pattern of the bodice, we need t-shirt child sleeveless. First we need to define the waistline. Put it on the child a shirt and tie up belt. Mark the waistline small.

T-shirt, fold in half and press firmly on the tracing or graph paper. Draw first the front then the rear so you get the pattern of the bodice.
2
Transfer the pattern to the fabric. The front part of the bodice is better to make a solid. Clasp Princess gown is in the back, so the back of the bodice will have plenty of both. Transferring the pattern to the fabric, don't forget about seam – sides you need to add 1 cm waist – 3 cm.
3
Baste the front and back of the bodice at the side seams. The seam on the back, run to the middle. Try on the bodice seams up. Correct possible errors. Carefully remove the stocking and baste the zipper into the slit on the back. Prostrochite all the seams. The neck and sleeves sewn with bias binding and stitch. The bodice of the Princess ready.
4
For the bottom of the Princess dress it is advisable to take two fabrics of the same color, but different texture. The upper skirt is better to make a lightweight translucent fabric, and the bottom – from more dense. The double-ply nature will allow to obtain the desired volume.

The width of the cloth can be calculated by multiplying the width of the bodice by 4 (for petticoats), and 5 (top skirt). However, these figures are relative – the wider the fabric, the more magnificent the get skirt. Length is selected individually, but do not forget that the most effectively look at the dresses below the knee.

Sew the side sections – you should get "pipe". One end of this "pipe" negabarita in such a way that the circumference equal to the circumference of the bodice. Do this with both skirts.
5
Combine the two skirts and sew them at the waist. The obtained two-layer skirt pristrochite to the bodice. All seams should be treated with a serger.

Princess dress almost ready – just got to decorate it. For decoration you can use beads, sequins, rhinestones, lace and fabric flowers. If you decide to sew a Princess dress for Christmas ball, it will be appropriate decoration of fluffy "rain".
Note
If you plan to decorate the dress with beads and sequins, the fabric is better to take smooth. Textured fabric for additional decoration is not needed.
Useful advice
Satin fabric must be cut strictly common thread. Otherwise there will be wrinkles.
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