You will need
- - backing cloth;
- - the range;
- old sheepskin;
- - threads;
- - needles;
- paper for patterns (tracing);
- - the tape;
- - sewing machine;
- - ornaments for decoration.
Take measurements: measure waist, chest, hips and length of the future vest.
Build a pattern. On paper, draw a rectangle with the length equal to the chest girth and width equal to the length from the shoulder. Mark the outline of the arm openings and neckline. To do this, take a ready-made vest that fits your size, attach it to the pattern, then trace the neckline and arm openings.
Strut or cut along the seams of old coats. Inspect the surface, if it is threadbare or shiny spots, keep this in mind when cutting.
Place the fabric wrong side up and transfer the pattern. If the skirt is long, place the pattern, not across (so that it roughly coincides with the front and back), and along the back. Then your pattern will not have side seams that will allow your vest to look sleeker and bigger, moreover, it will be easier to sew.
Cut out detail vest with sharp scissors. If the fur is long and difficult to lay out, just pin the pattern with pins and cut out details directly with her, leaving allowances for seams. Cut the angle of the neck and arm openings.
Prepare the lining fabric, and cutting the lining on the prepared pattern.
Prostrochite on the sewing machine top and lining of the vest together. Connect the back shoulder seams of the shelves, remove the vest is there, do it through the neck. A hidden hem stitch the neckline.
If the fabric of old coats left, make the pattern stand-up collar. Cut strips equal to the size of the girth of the neck and width of 10 cm Sew them together, turn there, sew to neckline. Add decorative elements in fur of the same coats, by the fluffy and undamaged.
Adorn your vest, otherwise it will look boring. For finishing you can use various embellishment: beading, satin ribbons, a variety of fasteners. Experiment. Use the strap, it will give the vest an individual style or make of satin ribbons belt. Add decorative elements in fur of the same coats, by the fluffy and undamaged.
Note that not every sewing machine can sew doublenow fabric or leather, especially the double thickness. Check first on a small section, if your machine gets stuck and refuses to sew, craft vest manually.
Advice 2: How to sew women's vest
The vest makes the costume complete and elegant. Stout figure it will turn into more elegant and excessive thinness helps to hide. To avoid wasting time looking and trying on the right size and cut, sew the garment by his own standards.
You will need
- Tracing the tape, ruler, pencil, scissors, thread, needle, sewing machine
Construct on paper a vertical line AB equal to the height of the back. Measure the waist and place a quarter of this value (plus 1 cm to fit) on a segment BV.
Measure the height from shoulder to the armpit, add 2-5 cm and measure the distance on the segment AB (to point G).
To calculate the length of a line ГГ1 to half of the width of the back, add a third of the circumference of the arms and 5 mm. This point will indicate the bottom point of the armhole, the center will be at half of the width of the back, and the upper bound is at shoulder level.
To build the neck from point A back to the right one-third of poluobhvat neck (plus 1 cm) and put a point D. From A measure down to one third of the just drawn line (D1). D and D1 connect smooth curved line.
The size of the Darts on the back and the need for its construction varies from characteristics of the shape. Its width at the level of the line of the shoulder is equal to a quarter or one fifth of the width of the shoulder. The lower point will be located at the level of the upper third of the armhole on the pattern. Tuck on the front of the pattern starts at the base of the neck and reaches the center of the chest or 3-4 cm above this point. The width of the Darts can reach half of the width of the shoulder.
Transfer the completed pattern to the fabric. Add allowances for seams and cut parts of the fabric. Sweeps them manually and try to check the correctness of the size of the Darts. If the workpiece sits well, prostrochite it on a typewriter – in this case the edge of the fabric podhisita 2 turnover 1 cm or treat with overlock. The finished vest to sew buttons and handle loops.
Advice 3: How to cut a vest
The vest is very practical and fashionable item of women's wardrobe. This fitted vest will emphasize feminine shapes, delicate trim blouse in cool weather gets warm. You can try to sew this useful thing, for this we only need to build a pattern of stylish collarless vest based on the standard patterns on the figure, cut it and stitch detail.
You will need
- - pattern basis;
- - the range;
- - Mel;
Make a pattern the fundamentals of gowns in accordance with measurement results of the figure. This standard pattern save, always it is necessary to have on hand for those who like to sew. The horizontal line below the waist 5-8 cm select the length of the vest.
Take a picture of the back. Sprout make deeper and wider. From Rostock through the middle of the back set aside 6-10 cm and spend a horizontal line, this line will be Flirty. From it the armhole set aside 1.5–2 cm down to the point connect with the middle line of the yoke.
Take a picture of the front. Expand the neck. Add stock buttons 2-3 cm Connect a smooth or straight line prosanos for the buttons and the neckline with a shoulder cut. Draw a line coquette, for this measure through the arm openings, neckline and left side tuck 6-9 cm and connect the resulting points by a straight line with a ruler.
Apply a line of relief. To do this, divide in half the line of yoke from the Darts to the armhole. Marked point connect with the upper point of the chest, the line will continue to tuck at the waist. The bottom of the front is complete with a smooth curve.
All the part number to avoid confusion when cutting.
Cut the pattern along the lines of reliefs and yoke.
Lay the pattern pieces on the fabric. Make sure that the direction of the grain lines matched the pattern for the front and back of equity thread should go vertically, the yoke can be both vertical and horizontal.
In addition to the two parts of the front and one part of the back cutting Podkayne piping for zipper, armholes, Rostock and of the neck and bottom of vest. If you are going to sew the vest with half-belt, cutting also equity strip width 4-5 cm, length 35-40 cm
Add seam, 0.7–2 cm on each side where you want the seam. Trace all items with chalk or pencil.
Make sure nothing is forgotten, everything considered, and correctly cut out the vest. Then cut out parts and sew a new stylish thing for your wardrobe.