How to Make Pockets to a Dress or Skirt
This are steps how to add the inner pockets to a dress. Using this sewing tutorial you will learn how to make pocket for dress or skirt correctly and easily.
For this tutorial I used two pieces of fabric that imitate the side seam of the dress.
Contrast color thread and two pieces of pocket.
Start sewing a pocket with marking the borders of the hole. This hole for the hand is into side seam of the dress.
Fold faces of fabric together and pin, as shown.
Stitch the every parts of pocket to the side of dress leaving on the lining a pocket seam allowance 1.5-2 cm.
Press both half the pocket on the right side a fabric.
Look! This is the point where will be end of stitching along the side seam a dress.
Pin these points.
Now you need stitch the lining a pocket together.
Begin stitching with using back stitches.
At the end of the line you need use the back stitches also.
Now you need use serger.
The lining a pocket is ready. But it remains only to sew the side seam of the dress to the entry points into the pocket of your dress.
You can make this line as shown.
In this case, you can make a decorative stitch at the last step of sewing a pocket.
Using this trick you can hide the lining a pocket.
Using this trick (a finishing line) you can additionally to fix the lining a pocket. But if you are not wanting, do not do it.
The inner pocket for your dress or skirt is ready. I hope this tutorial will help you make the pocket of dress correctly and easily.
English isn't my first language, so please excuse any mistakes and help correct them.
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