The sequence of podseleniya pants

First measure the length you want to shorten the pants. From the length of the back down 1.5-2 cm: at this level, the pants can be cut off. Both legs should be clipped at the same level, otherwise their length after podseleniya will be different. Fold the two halves of the pants together at the top connect the pants at the waist: in this state as pants safety pins. Now you can cut both legs. If pants are not purchased in the company store, you may find they have different length of legs. Sometimes this difference can be very significant: 1-2 cm. In this case, too, how the pants at the belt line and then trim the length.

Of great importance is what shoes you will wear pants. So, if you plan to wear the pants with high heels, make the length a bit more. Ideally, it should reach the middle of the heel. If you can't decide on long leave for more allowances of the fabric. When will cut the pants, kill the needles to the seam and measure the pants with the high and low heels. So, you determine the optimal length of the pants.

After I cut away the extra fabric, PowerLite edge of the both leg openings. If you do not have a serger, finish the edges with machine zigzag stitching. Then, tuck the bottom of the pants to the desired length, keen and iron. Defer the pants like on the reverse and on the front side.

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When you have decided on a long, prometiste hem line and remove pins. If the length is even, can make up for the pants. It is best to do it through a cheesecloth. Remember, if you tucked the pants correctly and not make amends them, it is necessary to align the length again and perekleivat seam. This can be unsightly traces.

After Promethea needle hem line on both halves, put them together and check the length. The waist line be sure to kill it with pins.

If you are not able to process the edges of the pants, then the suturing podhisita them twice. So, you get the edge of the fabric, which will not flake off with wear and wash. This method is suitable for trousers, made of light fabrics: cotton, linen, silk, chiffon, viscose. If you tuck the bottom of trousers of thick fabric, it will look not nice.

If your trousers are wool and are part of the costume, and treating them is not possible, fold them twice and hem with invisible seam. It is performed with a conventional needle inserted in her thread. Wielding a needle, capture at most one thread face of the fabric, then stitch hem will not be visible. Pants hemmed so look very carefully.

Things made of linen, cotton, jeans tend to shrink when you wash them. So before you hem the bottom, be sure to wash the pants.

Iron the bottom of the pants to a maximum temperature with steam. But if the pants are synthetic threads, check the temperature of the iron on the wrong side of the fabric.