How to sew ruffled skirt for fashion dolls, monster high, barbie… any size!

How to sew ruffled skirt for fashion dolls, monster high, barbie… any size!


Blog link in description Pattern pieces are simple rectangles, allowing to make this in any size start by sewing hem of ruffle part Turn the fabric back to the wrong size, and sew If your fabric does not fray, you can skip hemming it Next, find the middle part of both skirt and ruffle part, mark with pins This will help later. Gather the upper edge of ruffles with a running stitch. We need to make the long ruffles fit the skirt edge. Right side to right side, pin down the middle point marks …and the edges. Carefully pull the gathering thread to adjust the ruffles evenly to the skirt. pin them down, and sew. You can remover the gathering thread gently. Turn the work right side up, iron if necessary You can sew a securing stitch on top to secure the seam allowance, or sew decorations over the seam. Find the midway point of waist and skirt upper edge Do the same gathering like you did with ruffles, making the longer piece fit the shorter one Leave appr. 1 cm of the skirt piece longer, to help make the closure neater later. right side to right side sew it. turn over, and iron. with tiny dolls, you may want to just zigzag or glue the edges instead of doing the next part to avoid bulk. With bigger dolls, or finished look, use another waist piece. Pin right side to right side and sew, leaving 1cm of the lower edge to allow neat turning Trim the excess fabic off the corners, and from previous seams. Turn over to the wrong side, making sure the corners are neat Turn the raw edge inside, and sew. Make sure the skirt fits your doll, and decide where the closure goes. Determine the widest part of the doll, this is the point where the back seam starts. Sew the back seam, and closures, trim and iron… Congrats, you’ve got a ruff led skirt! Basically, changing the size of the rectangles (see blog) you can make this any size to fit different dolls This simplified skirt may be a little clumsy fit in human size, but you could make an easy costume skirt to you Feel free to like, comment, suggest, make wishes and requests and subscribe for videos!

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