Added Nov 10, 2010
Austin, Texas, U...
In this step and the next, I'm using a half-scale skirt sloper to illustrate. Here's a typical-looking skirt that has a flared hem. In other words, it's not straight. I've marked a hemline, and the hem allowance. Do you see what's going to happen when I turn up the hem?
Design your own dresses with the latest special price technique kit.
Check out these new costume sewing patterns for the whole family!
Member Project of the Week
EstherMarguerite modified this halter style with straps and a fun Hawaiian print.
4 weekly drawings, including a Grand Prize valued at more than $4,000!
Sign up for Meg Healy's tailoring course, now until 10/7.
You must allow our "request for permission" request to login to Burdastyle with Facebook.