How to Make Jersey Womens Shorts - 30 Photos
In this post you you do not have a pattern of shorts. Here are only some steps how to sew women's summer shorts. The version with full illustrated instructions (more than 70 photos) and printed sewing pattern (pdf) you can get for a fee (5$).
I hope you want to sew this summer shorts yourself and these free tips help you to sew DIY summer shorts from scratch? Let's do it!
Here you find 30 photos with pro comments how to sew women's jersey shorts. Using this tutorial you will be able to sew children's shorts.
The pattern of shorts you will receive in pdf format after payment on your e-mail. Second file pdf has full tutorial with steps of sewing a shorts. For reading these file you need download special program Acrobat Reader (free).
Using these photos you can understand how to draft the pattern a shorts.
Here are parts of pocket lining.
For jersey shorts most often make a shirred waist with elastic band.
Cut these details before sewing. One big strip is for the waist band.
Two small facing strips will be used for the binding the pockets holes and two strips of slightly longer - for the hemming a bottom of pants.
Start sewing a summer shorts with preparation a waistband. Fold the waist strip and press it.
Now place the lining to the hole the pocket shorts on wrong side a fabric, as shown.
Join all parts of the pocket together and pin the binding strip to the edge a hole.
Neaten with overlock all edges, if you don't have and overlock, simply pass a zig-zag stitch with your sewing machine.
Note: Don't stitch these details together with straight stitches.
Press binding strips on right side.
Join two parts of lining with the serger seam only.
Now the pocket of jersey shorts is ready.
It is time to sew together both sides of shorts.
Don't stitch the middle seam with straight stitches. Use overlock or zig-zag stitch sewing machines.
Now you need to join both halves of trousers from the navel to the back.
These jersey summer shorts are best to sew using overlock.
Now you need attach the waistband to the top line of shorts.
Fold the strip and press, as shown.
Now we can add a waist band to the shorts.
Circle the band around the waist, and select the appropriate tension. Mark this position with pencil. Don't forget add seam allowances.
Stitch together both sides of an elastic strip, as shown.
Divide the waistband and elastic strip into four equal parts.
Insert the elastic into the waistband as shown.
Pin these points.
The needle not should pierce the rubber band is inside the belt.
Cut the fabric along the seam as shown.
Divide the waistband into four equal segments.
Divide the waistline a shorts also into four equal segments.
Now you need add the waistband to the shorts along the waistline together.
Note: These jersey summer shorts are best to sew using overlock. Don't stitch this seam with straight stitches. Use overlock or zig-zag stitch sewing machines (in the last resort).
The summer women's short is ready and now is the time to do the bottom hem.
Fold strips together and press as shown.
Two binding strips for the hemming a bottom pants are ready.
Pin the edges of strip a bottom together using basting stitches. If you have some skills can use only pins.
This is last step of sewing a summer jersey shorts.
In this post you do not have a pattern of shorts. Here are only some steps how to sew women's summer shorts. The version with full illustrated instructions (more than 70 photos) and printed sewing pattern (pdf) you can get for a fee (5$).
English isn't my first language, so please excuse any mistakes and help correct them.
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