You will need
- - knitted fabric;
- - tracing;
- - sewing machine with needle for knitting;
- - threads;
- - needle;
- - chalk or pencil;
- - a pair of scissors.
When selecting patterns for knitted dress, consider the nuances of the figure. Let the fabric clings nicely to the parts of the body, what you are proud of. If plump tummy, select a model whose waist is sewn a piece of cloth in the form of a small wavy skirts. This trick will help hide the extra inches in the thighs. The fullness of the arms near the shoulders will visually reduce sleeve casual. Tight in this case will not fit.
Remove the measurements. It usually takes three – chest, waist, hips. Take the pattern to their size. When choosing a model consider the nuances of the figure. Take the tracing paper, attach to the pattern. She did not move out, fix the edges with the help of books or the same weight of objects. Draw with a pencil or pen the details on tracing paper. Don't forget to mark the location of the recesses, lightning, if it exists.
Cut it out for a share. To do this, overlap the two edges of fabric one on another face inside. Lay the pattern pieces on it. If they cap, align the fold of the fabric with the middle part of the paper details. Attach with pins. On the dark fabric paint over the pattern with tailor chalk, on light – pencil.
Cut out detail on the drawn lines, leaving 0.7 mm allowances on the side seams and 4cm for bending the bottom.
Start to sew knit dress with undercuts. Take thread and a needle. Connect on hand basting the seam of two halves of a tuck on the wrong side. Only then prostrochite it on the sewing machine.
If the dress cut at the waist, sew side seams shelves and back, then the sides front and back panels of the skirt. Then sew the top and bottom part of the product. If the details of the front and back cap, then prostrochite them on the sides.
Attach cotton tape to the shoulder seams, sew them. She will not allow them to stretch. Then prostrochite seams of the shoulders.
Treat the neck. She stretched, attach to the underside of the adhesive tape. It is used in the processing of the openings, if the model is without sleeves. A dress with this detail first sew the sleeve in the middle, making the underarm seam. Attach the adhesive tape not only to poimennoe part, but to the top of the sleeve, and then vsheyte it.
Hem will pull up at the hands of an invisible stitch or on the machine using double-needle – elastic. Dress, made by hand ready. You can wear it and Shine in designer things that are created in a single copy.
Details fine-knit, where the loops can "crawl", sewn immediately after they are cut out. If the machine is a function of the simultaneous and total seam lines, then use it. In any case, the edges laborers overlock or zigzag seam before fitting to eliminate the nuisance.
Bust Darts, the back, the fabric of the skirt redraw the following way. Cut them out on tracing paper. Now these holes it is convenient to describe chalk or a pencil.
Advice 2: How to sew a dress knitwear
Knitwear – comfortable, soft and versatile material from which to sew not only clothes and sports suits, but also dresses – both casual and dressy in which you can safely come to official events and secular party. Knitted dress is easy to sew yourself, and it may be the most comfortable subject of your wardrobe. There are many models of dresses that you can sew knitwear, and you should choose the most appropriate model and then buy the fabric in accordance your shape and type of appearance.
For evening dress pick up flowing, fine and smooth knit. This fabric can be beautiful drape, gather in pleats and flounces. If you sew a dress for everyday wear, choose a natural knit – lightweight and not too tight.
The technology of sewing knitted products, in contrast to sewing other fabrics, there are a number of subtleties that are worth considering. You will need not only sewing machine, and serger, as well as scissors, needle, tailor's chalk, iron & Ironing Board, and other tools to assist in cutting and sewing.
Set in a sewing machine, a special needle for knit. These needles have a rounded tip, and sometimes they are double. Sewing select a smooth and stretchy threads of polyester or nylon.
Best of all, if your machine is capable of sewing not only ordinary, but knit stitches; otherwise, you will have to sew on the overlock product, which in itself creates a flexible line.
On an ordinary sewing machine you can sew a dress, if the functions of the machines have a zigzag stitch.
Picking the appropriate dresses to knitwear, in advance try to flash it, selecting various modes of thread tension in the machine, and selecting a seam. The stitching should be stretch – otherwise, the thread will tear when you try to stretch the fabric.
Carry a dress pattern on the wrong side of the knitted fabric tailor's chalk or a piece of dry soap. From all sides make the same seam, 1.5 cm Seams gently straighten by hand and atprivate iron, and while the joint will not have time to cool down, press it with something flat.