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How to sew: Gingham Skirt (Video Tutorial)

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How to sew: Gingham Skirt (Video Tutorial)

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Video tutorial of how to sew this super cute GINGHAM SKIRT that all the bloggers seem to LOVE! 

Materials needed to sew this GINGHAM SKIRT:

-2 yards of gingham fabric
- 1 yard of lightweight interfacing
- 8 buttons
- Matching thread
- Pins
-Scissors 

PATTERN FOR BACK: Waist measurements for this pattern are 3" below natural waist

A-B: Measurement from left side seam to middle of right leg through back (Mine was 22")

C: Midpoint from A-B

D: Square from C 9"

D-F and D-E: Measurement from left side seam to middle of right leg through backat hip level dived by 2 (13.25 ")

D-G: Hip to above knee (13")

G-H and G-I: Square from G to both sides

A-H: Straight line passing F and stoping at line we just created from G

B-I: Using a french curve make a line passing through E and stoping at line from G.

J: 1" from A- H to create placket.

PATTERN FRONT: Waist measurements for this pattern are 3" below natural waist

A-B: Measurement from left side seam to middle of right leg through front (13.5")

B-C: Square from B 9" down

C-D: Measurement from left side seam to middle of right leg through front at hip level (15.5")

A-E: Same measurement as A-H from back passing through D

C-F: From hip o mid thigh 

E-F: Using a french curve connect both 

G: 1" from B-F for placket.

PATTERNS FOR FRONT AND BACK RUFFLES: The length of the BACK ruffle should be TWO TIME the length of the back skirt. Same for FRONT.

PATTERN FOR WAISTBAND FRONT AND BACK: The length of the BACK waistband should be the length of the back skirt WAIST. Same for FRONT.

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LINK about how to sew buttonhole without special foot: http://www.heytherethreads.com/how-to-sew-a-buttonhole/

LINK about how to use button foot: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OG8dD7Ga39Q

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