Added Jun 6, 2011
Stitch right and left waistband to upper edge of trousers, stitching waistband underlap to slit underlap. Press allowances of joining seams onto waistband pieces. Stitch centre back seam on trousers and waistband. Press seam open from upper edge to beginning of curve. Do not press allowances flat along curve. Press allowance on other long edge of waistband to inside. Fold waistband lengthwise, right side facing in. Stitch across ends. Turn waistband right side out and baste inside edge in place. Topstitch close to all edges. Work a buttonhole in right end of waistband.
Three videos, a web seminar, and five patterns help you master stretchy stitching.
Try out menswear inspired wardrobe staples, like unconventional jackets and high waisted pants.
Find full size patterns for these, and other gorgeous styles in the spring issue!
Meg's Magazine Mash Up!
Check out Meg's latest mash up of our Princess Seam Top, and see how she made it into a dress!
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Kelerabeus modified our Wool Shorts pattern with adorable scalloped edges.
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