Advice 1: How to sew a jacket

Jacket style "bat" is an original and unusual article of clothing, a feature of the style makes ordinary blouse, attracting the attention of a stylish accessory. The style of the bat is considered fashionable, and almost any store you can buy a jacket of this style. If you know how to sew, do not have to visit the boutiques — the pattern of this sweater is very simple and you can try to sew it yourself on a typewriter.
How to sew a jacket
Pick a suitable fabric of the desired size and fold it four times. Measure the distance from the base of the neck through the protruding point of the chest to the lower part of your chest and mark this distance down from the corner. Add 2-3 cm to the length.
Then draw a curved smooth line to outline the width of the sleeve. If you want to lengthen the sleeve, you can sew in the cuffs.
On the rear half of the fabric make the center of the vertical incision and cut out the neckline. The lower part of the jacket consists of two trapezoidal shapes, the bottom line which is equal to the circumference of the hips, which added several inches to freedom fit.
The upper part of the jacket — bottom band, to which is also added allowances for a customized fit.
Do light Assembly on the bottom of the yoke, sew it to the bottom sector of the jacket is fitted through the hips. The neck panel with braid or piping. All free edge of the fabric treated with a zigzag or overlock and hem.
Such a jacket will be nice and loose to lie on the figure, but if you want to make it more tight, vsheyte in the rear portion of the back zipper, or sew a jacket of stretch fabric or knit.

Advice 2 : 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 3 : How to sew a blouse

One of the simplest models of blouses, which even the young seamstress only a couple of hours — blouse in peasant style. It can be combined with jeans, pants or shorts and skirt.
How to sew a blouse
You will need
  • - 2 m of fabric;
  • - thread to match the fabric;
  • - elastic webbing;
  • - lace;
  • - scissors;
  • - a sewing machine.
Select the fabric. For blouses in a peasant style suitable solid or fabric material with floral designs. It is best to sew from fine cotton fabrics such as poplin or Batiste. However, the blouse will turn out smarter and more effective if you run it from silk, viscose or chiffon.
Remove the measurements. Measure around the chest and arms, the sleeve length and blouse.
A paper pattern to do, you cut it directly on the fabric. Draw four rectangles (front, back, and two sleeves). For the back and shelves will have plenty of rectangles whose width is a half of the circumference of the chest plus 10-15 cm for loose fit. Length equals the desired length of the blouse.
For the sleeves will have plenty of rectangles, the length is the desired length and width circumference of the arm plus 10-20 cm, depending on how loose you want the sleeve.
Stitch sleeves. Fold the piece in half, face inwards, and follow the side seam. Leave unsewn 10-15 cm (for armholes). Treat the cut overlong seam. The bottom of the sleeves sewn and sew the lace.
Sew the side seams of the shelf and the front, leaving 10-15 cm unsewn. Treat the seams overlain seam.
Attach the sleeves to the front and the back. Cleave the details of the pins and prostrochite. All the slices treat overlocked seam.
Treat the bottom edge of the blouse. Allowance for the bottom hem zautyuzhte on the wrong side and Sametime manually. Sew close to the edge on the sewing machine. The bottom also make lace.
Attach the sleeves to the front and the back. Cleave the details of the pins and prostrochite. All the slices treat overlong seam.
It remains to formalize the neck. Sew lace along the cut. That blouse looked good on the figure, sew into the neckline, elastic band. Attach it to the wrong side of the blouse, pull and sew a narrow zigzag stitching. Instead of the elastic tape you can make a drawstring and add a slim tie or braid. Blouse ready.

Advice 4 : All about how to sew a blouse

Tailoring blouse requires compliance with certain rules, which eliminates the need to alter the finished product. High quality sewn blouse will please his mistress for a long time.
The quality of the product
To stitch a blouse, which you later want to wear, you must follow a certain sequence. As a rule, competent tailoring takes place in several steps: taking measurements, drafting patterns, cutting fabric, basting, trying on and, in fact, the process of manufacturing the product. Each of these items is mandatory, since the failure of one of them can lead to disastrous results – you simply throw stitched blouse, or adjust it instead of cloth.

Step 1: first taking measurements

If you produce a garment for yourself, ask someone to help you make the right measurements. The fact that to remove, for example, the size of the back will be extremely difficult. Prepare paper and pen; put on thin and not giving additional volume of clothes; stand straight without too much stress. Then using a special tape measure on the clear and record the following measurements:

  • the neck girth (OSH) – the horizontal measurement is carried out through the base of the neck;

  • the shoulder length (BP) – measurement from a point at the base of the neck to the point of the shoulder joint;

  • chest girth (CG) – measurement is carried out horizontally according to the most protruding points of the chest and back;

  • the underbust girth (OPG) is a measurement carried out on a horizontal line, passing under the shoulder blades and under the Breasts;

  • waist circumference (FROM) – this measure removed the waist line;

  • the length to waist (DPT) – measurement from a point at the base of the neck to the waist at the fullest point of the chest;

  • length of back to waist line (DSDT) – from the seventh cervical vertebra to the waist line;

  • circumference of upper arm (PR) – measure around the arm at the level of armpits;

  • the sleeve length (DV) – merc shoot through the elbow from the point of joining the shoulder with the arm to the wrist, slightly bending the elbow;

  • the circumference of the wrist (OZ) – measurement around the narrowest place on wrist;

  • low hip (ABOUT) – the horizontal measurement at the hip line at the most exposed points, including the stomach.

When taking measurements, try not to pull the measuring tape too tight.

Stage 2: drafting the pattern

To prepare and calculate the pattern the correct model for a novice tailor will not be easy. So as a basis you can use a ready-made pattern from a fashion magazine. Many publications on similar subjects, I attach photos of the products, the sets of patterns in full size. You will need to choose a blouse and transfer pattern on special tracing paper with a pencil or using a copy of the video on a large sheet of paper.
Before transferring the finished pattern, compare your measurements with the data indicated in the special table sizes. These tables are attached to each tab with patterns. Exact match your measurements with the above parameters might not be, but it is not critical. Select the closest to your measurements option and adjust the dimensions of finished patterns according to your standards. Further, using the obtained contours cut out a paper pattern and proceed to cutting the fabric.

Step 3: cutting fabric

Please note – in serious magazines that offer ready-made patterns, and advice on the most suitable texture, fabric and additional accessories. In addition, the finished drawings of the patterns is the direction to the main thread that you want to make cutting. Try to stick to these recommendations is to avoid bias and unwanted artifacts in the ready-made blouse.
Another important point: it is not necessary to cut fabric conventional paper scissors! For these purposes there are special tailoring tool. The so-called tailoring scissors are larger and usually more acute than usual.

Step 4: basting and sewing

Cut part of a future blouse smatyvay large stitches manually or using sewing machine. If the nous is carried out by machine, you must first slightly loosen the thread tension is easy to remove the now unnecessary thread. Identifying and modifying "rough" version of the product, you can proceed to the main sewing blouses.
A tip for those who have no sewing experience, try to learn at least the basics of the technology of tailoring. This process requires compliance with many nuances, without which knowledge is difficult to achieve a positive result.
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