Hi guys I need some advice on sewing pleats. I have tried to make the Marie skirt, but the pleats were very bulky. I pinned them down and then sewed on the right side of the fabric. Then there was lots of bulk at the back. I think I may have done this wrong.
Please what is the correct way to make pleats, do you have to trim the fabric at the back also.
Thanks in advance
When you are drawing the line for the seam allowance extend both lines out until they m…
I feel your pain. I ALWAYS have to grade my pattern and adjust for my foo…
Same issue here.
Good evening from Down Under.
I have purchased the halter neck dress pattern 116. …
Flirty dresses, a cropped cami, and glam trousers for modern flappers.
Check out these festive sewing patterns just in time for Oktoberfest
with our top 5 reasons to register.
Fashion & Trends
All the fall trouser sewing inspiration you need.
Pattern of the Week
This jacket is a mix of mod and military and will change the look of any outfit!
You must allow our "request for permission" request to login to Burdastyle with Facebook.