10/2011 Houndstooth Bell Bottoms
Added Oct 2, 2011
Stitch right and left waistband to upper trouser edges, stitching waistband underlap to opening underlap. Press seam allowances of joining seams onto waistband pieces. Stitch centre back seam, stitching ends of waistband together. Press seam allowances open from upper edge to beginning of curve. Do not press seam allowances flat along curve. Fold waistband lengthwise, right side facing in. At ends of waistband, turn allowance on inside edge up. Stitch across ends. Turn right side out. At ends of waistband, turn inside edge under, approx. 4 cm (15/8 ins) long, and tack. Then lay remaining edge flat over joining seam. Work from right side to stitch along line of joining seam. Work a buttonhole in right end of waistband. Sew button to left end.