Dare to be flirty! This long is going to be THE greatest addition to your wardrobe. Show off your sleek style and sew this flattering for a standout appearance!
- Design Highlights
- Long length with train
- Tulip style
- High-rise fit
- Wrapped silhouette
- Pleated side
- Head-turning high-low hem
How To Style And Wear Your
Perfect for afternoon outings with friends, dates with that special someone, or even holiday office parties, this long has all your vestiary needs covered. Pair it up with an off-the-shoulder top and a pair of pumps with your bedazzled clutch in hand. Layer it with a structured blazer with golden buttons and rock the wet hair look to add a touch of elegance. You can also style it with a black faux fair jacket for sumptuous night looks.
Delia Tulip Wrap Overview
Delia is a gorgeous full-length with train. The high-rise fit and wrapped silhouette are both flattering to your figure, while the pleated side adds a little bit of flair to your look.
With this , you can make yourself a beautiful that looks like it came from a high-end store—but at a fraction of the cost and without any of the hassle. This is an all-in-one package that lets you get started right away on making the perfect outfit for yourself or someone else in your life.
Delia is great for a beginner skilled enthusiast
More Of What's Inside Our Long Skirt
- A printable format (You will need Adobe Reader on your computer to open the PDF files)
- -by- guide on how to cut and sew your
- Assembling the
- by with Illustrations
- you can choose from
- A4 and Letter format for printing at home
- A0 for printing at the copy center on A0 paper rolls
- Projector files for projecting the patterns directly onto the using the home projector
*All files are compressed in the ZIP archive for easy downloading. All sizes have separate files, you only need to print the files that are relevant to you.
The wrapped silhouette creates a beautifully feminine silhouette. Slip it on for your next important occasion and look like the best version of yourself.
It's long length with train will keep you feeling flirty and feminine, while also providing a touch of drama.
So let's dig right into it.
- Your Delia
- Color matching thread
- Elastic 3.5 cm wide (66 cm for 36)
- 1 cm
Elastic are the way to go when it comes to creating this . The elasticity of these fabrics allows for a snug fit and an incredible range of movement. So our would be elastic velvet, thick lycra, etc
How muchdo you need for your diy ?
To make sure you're getting the right amount of for your , please refer to the chart below for measurements based on a width of 140-150cm. . If you're using a different width than the one suggested (like stripes, plaids etc), adjust the placement of your pieces accordingly.
Cutting your isn't the end of the process—it's just the beginning. But if you're not careful, it could be the end of your project.
We know that you want to get to the fun part—! But before you cut, make sure to check for shrinkage. That way, when it comes time to wash your new garment, it won't shrink at all and will fit as you intended.
This can be done by iron steaming the raw material at its maximum heat recommendation.
-A High Waisted
We're so excited to help you get started, and we want to make sure you have all the information you need.
We'll take you through every process, so you can feel confident in your abilities and make something that's uniquely yours. You can do this! of how to sew a
Let’s get started!
Sewing the skirt
1.Copy all the markings from the pattern.
2. Sew the back darts and press them towards the back. fig 1
3. Sew the deep V's together, right side to right side, using a 1 cm seam allowance. Press the seam and overlock. fig 2
4. Form the pleats according to the markings on the pattern and topstitch at 0.5 cm to hold them in place. On the right skirt panel, turn the pleat upwards. fig 3
5. Sew the center back seam, right sides together. Overlock and press the seam. fig 4
6. Overlock the hem of the skirt
7. Turn the hem of the skirt up 1cm to the wrong side and sew at 0.9 cm. Press the hem. fig 5
8. Overlap the left side over the right side of the skirt, on the waist area, wrong side over the right side, according to the instructions on the pattern and matching the notches. Sew at 0.5 cm to secure them. fig 6
Sewing the waistband
1.Fold the waistband in half lengthwise and press it . Overlock the bottom edge of the waistband on its inner side.
2. Sew the short sides of the waistband together, right side to right side, at 1 cm. Press the seam open.
3. Sew the two parts of the waistband on the waist of the skirt, right side to right side, leaving 5 cm open to insert the elastic
4. Cut a piece of non-roll elastic the length required to go around the waist comfortably (see the right measurement for your size in the fabric requirements table above)
5. Pin one end of the elastic to the fabric just below the opening. Pin a safety pin to the other end and thread through the casing. fig 1
6. Pull the two ends of the elastic together and machine to join in a square shape with an X for strength. Push the elastic into the casing and sew across the gap. Neaten the seam with a 3-thread serger stitch.
Congratulations! You made it through the whole thing. You've mastered this project, and you're ready to add a new skill to your repertoire.
We've got a simple tutorial for you to follow, so you don't have to worry about getting lost or confused about . To get started on your new favorite , take a look at our video below! this
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