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SEAM AND HEMLINE ALLOWANCES are included on an average:
1 5⁄8" (4 cm) for hem, 5/8” (1.5 cm) for all edges and stitches. Using BURDA copying paper, transfer the lines and signs of the pattern onto the wrong side of the fabric. Instructions can be found in the packaging.
While sewing, the right sides of the fabric are facing.
Transfer all lines of the pattern onto the right side of the fabric using basting stitches.
All pieces that are depicted as grey areas on the copy paper should be cut as interfacing with the same grain directions as the fabric pieces. Iron interfacing onto the wrong side of the outer waistband pieces and the outer flap pieces.
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