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A SIMPLE HOW TO DO THREE STRIP MINI SKIRT :)
HERE'S A SIMPLE HOW TO DO THREE STRIP MINI SKIRT :) SIZE UK 10

YOU ONLY NEED A FEW BITS OF FABRIC SO YOU COULD EVEN RECYCLE SOME OLD CLOTHES & IT WILL COST YOU NOTHING :)

TOP TIP!!! (I FIND A LYCRA FABRIC WORKS BEST FOR THE WAIST & HEM STRIPS)

HOPE YOURS GO WELL!

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  • How to make a mini skirt. Simple How To Mini Skirt :) - Step 1
    Step 1

    FIRST MEASURE AROUND YOUR BOTTOM & YOUR THIGHS AS THIS WILL BE THE WIDEST PART

    THEN CUT YOUR MIDDLE STRIP

    BASED ON A SIZE UK 10 MY MEASUREMENTS ARE 12 INC IN LENGTH & 39 IN WIDTH

    YOU CAN USE ANY FABRIC YOU LIKE!

  • How to make a mini skirt. Simple How To Mini Skirt :) - Step 2
    Step 2

    NEXT YOU NEED TO CUT YOUR WAIST & HEM STRIPS

    I FIND LYCRA TYPE FABRICS WORK BEST FOR THE WAIST & HEM STRIPS

    YOU CAN HAVE THEM THE SAME SIZE OR DIFFERENT SIZES I LIKE TO HAVE MY WAIST STRIP JUST A LITTLE BIT BIGGER THAN MY HEM STRIP

    I'M ALSO USING TWO SLIGHTLY DIFFERENT STRIPS OF LYCRA FOR A FUNKY FINISH

    CUT TO THE SAME LENGTH AS YOUR MIDDLE STRIP

  • How to make a mini skirt. Simple How To Mini Skirt :) - Step 3
    Step 3

    NEXT TAKE YOUR HEM STRIP LAY IT RIGHT SIDE DOWN & FOLD OVER AN INC OR TWO ON EACH SIDE

    THEN FOLD IN HALF RIGHT WAY FACING & STEAM PRESS WITH AN IRON

    THEN DO THE SAME WITH THE HEM STRIP

  • How to make a mini skirt. Simple How To Mini Skirt :) - Step 4
    Step 4

    NOW TAKE YOUR HEM STRIP & PIN ALONG THE MIDDLE STRIP & SINGLE STITCH

    I LIKE TO DOUBLE STITCH FOR A BETTER FINISH

  • How to make a mini skirt. Simple How To Mini Skirt :) - Step 5
    Step 5

    NOW DO THE SAME WITH THE HEM STRIP

    THEN FOLDING THE SKIRT IN HALF MAKING SURE YOU FOLD IT RIGHT SIDE FACING STITCH FROM THE BOTTOM TO JUST UNDER THE WAIST BAND

    (DO NOT SEW UP TO THE TOP AS THE WAIST BAND NEEDS TO BE OPEN TO THREAD THE ELASTIC)

  • How to make a mini skirt. Simple How To Mini Skirt :) - Step 6
    Step 6

    NOW THREAD THE ELASTIC THROUGH THE WAIST BAND

    STITCH THE WAIST BAND TOGETHER
    THEN STITCH THE WAIST BAND SEAM TOGETHER

  • How to make a mini skirt. Simple How To Mini Skirt :) - Step 7
    Step 7

    & YOUR DONE :)

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Steph.
Steph. · Reading, England, GB · 212 projects
lovely!! i will have to try this some time... Happy
thanks for the tutorial also
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