How to tailor a skirt Learning to tailor your own clothes instructable on sewing a tailor made skirt
Sewing originated with the birth of man on this earth as an important need but it evolved with the passage of successive times and periods it was old and was simulated by needle and thread and took a long time but now it is simulated by electric sewing machines and in a short time.
Threads are the tool for connecting the fabric parts to form different shapes types and colors of clothing and it is no wonder that at the beginning of life people were designed from animal skins as their clothes and Idris peace be upon him was the first to wear knitted clothing of fabrics Sewing is a teaching science in schools and there are sewing centres for training and rehabilitation as a profession and a source of livelihood for many.
The types of fabrics vary according to their source which are fibers taken from natural sources such as cotton natural silk wool and linen including those taken from industrial sources such as nylon railon dacron acrylic and polyester some of which are mixed between natural and industrial and are called The best ones are made from natural sources because of their high quality.
How to tailor a skirt
- A cloth wide enough to fit the hips long enough from waist to knee or suitable length.
- A metric unit of approximately one meter or more or adhesive tape.
- Cloth scissors.
- Patron paper.
- A sewing machine.
- A rough drawing with the shape of the skirt you want.
Skirt sizes skirt length
Starting from the top of your waist to the length you prefer.
Waist circumference: Measured by winding the metric unit entirely on the waist some using adhesive tape in the same way and measuring the widest part of the hips with the smallest part of the waist. Thigh circumference: Use to see if you’re looking for a narrow or wide skirt using a meter.
Circumference of your thighs: Use to see if you are looking for a narrow or wide skirt using a meter.
Circumference at the bottom of the skirt: Use to see how far you prefer. Accuracy should be exercised during the measurement process because the measurement is a precise process and the error in it leads to a detail of a light that contains defects
When taking the measurement it is recommended that the body be straight especially in the waist and legs and wear tight clothing when measuring.
Cut the cloth
The appropriate color of the skirt is chosen the cloth is placed on your body as if you were wearing it and then put the ptron paper and you must be placed on the cloth to be precise sizes the designer cuts the cloth based on the measurements that it has and using the electric sewing machine begins to stitch The fabric gradually moves from the top of the waist to the bottom of the skirt and the designer uses threads that bear the same color as the fabric.