Every woman will look pretty in a dress with polka dots, because such clothes will never go out of fashion. The history of this dress goes back more than a hundred years, but this dress with polka dots does not become less attractive. It's a classic, as is the little black dress.
- - Textile;
- - tape measure;
- - scissors;
- - threads;
- - a needle;
- - sewing machine.
Sewing a dress is a fascinating process from choosing a model to getting the finished result. This season pleases us with beautiful short-length tunic dresses, so sew everything in accordance with fashion trends.
For the dress, choose a satin fabric with large and small polka dots, the result is a very feminine and flirty dress that is simple and elegant. Take as a basis a rectangle in large peas 140 cm wide, there will be a side seam and only one. Sew another strip of small polka dots along the shoulder line and gather everything into a drapery with an elastic band.
First, make a pattern for the dress: take the fabric and measure the length of the dress, about 90 cm. Then fold the resulting rectangle in half and along the fold line and measure a piece 25 cm long for the future armhole. Make the appropriate cut according to these marks.
Sew the side seam on the typewriter, remembering to leave 25 cm under the second armhole. After that, process the edges of the armholes: tuck and sew with a zigzag stitch.
The next step is to make small pea ruffles: cut 2 strips of fabric 20 cm wide and 140 cm long and join them on a typewriter. Tape the top edge of the frill with polka-dot tape, also sewing it in a zigzag pattern.
On the top of the ruffle, place 2 seams 2 cm apart to create a drawstring for the elastic. Sew a satin ribbon on the back to match the main color of the dress. Sew the drawstring to the base of the dress and thread the elastic.
Your dress is ready. It can be worn both as a dress and as a blouse, with or without a belt. A dress with polka dots will adorn a girl with any figure, the main thing is a straight back and a radiant smile. If desired, you can supplement it with a brooch, beads or other jewelry, use accessories.