A handkerchief pointed-hem skirt is flattering to all, but especially for short-legged people because the points break up that horizontal hemline. No pattern is needed to make this skirt style. It is a simple block layout. One easy way to get that effect is to hem two squares of fashion fabric, each having four points (called a “handkerchief” hem) and layer them for an eight-pointed look.
Posted on | October 9, 2008 | 7 Comments I originally became interested in patternless sewing, many years ago, because I had a hard time finding patterns in my size. Nowadays, patterns in large sizes abound. Nonetheless, I still love my pattern free sewing.
Edit Article Edited by Ampner, LaurieWasHere, Krystle, Savannah and 2 others With these simple instructions you can make wrap skirts to fit your own measurements. You will need to make some calculations, but if you can draw a few straight lines on a piece of newspaper you'll have a go-to pattern to use again and again. Ad Edit Steps
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EditSteps EditMethod 1 of 6: Plan Your Dress 1Take your measurements. You will measure most accurately if you are unclothed. Measure your waist by wrapping a vinyl tape measure around it.Measure the distance from your waist to where you want the hem of the skirt to fall. How to Make a Summer Dress out of a Bedsheet (with pictures)
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Here's the 5-minute skirt how to I have been meaning to post. Please see the disclaimer at the bottom. And are you annoyed trying to read all this while at your sewing machine? I am! So get the PDF version right here.
How to Make a Summer Dress out of a Bedsheet (with pictures)