What kind of fabric to choose? First you need to decide on the material of your future skirt. If a skirt is needed for a hot summer, then the fabric should naturally be thin and light. You can buy, for example, a piece of chiffon, silk or lightweight jersey. Well, if you want to be slightly more original than others, sew a skirt out of some pleated fabric. For the winter it will be necessary to pick up a denser and warmer fabric, though a regular skirt for elastic bands made from such material is unlikely to look good, but there are so many other cuts for long winter skirts. And if you show a little imagination, you can create a masterpiece. And so that you have absolutely no questions about how to sew a long skirt, here are some tips. Crawl a skirt So, first, take the sheet cleanpaper, the larger the sheet size, the better. Portnov chalk, well, or if it is not at hand a sharp piece of soap. Those who first took up this job, it is better to stock up with special needles. Spread a piece of paper on a perfectly smooth surface, you should not interfere. Throughout the length of the sheet, note your volumes. Do not forget to take into account the bend line, about five centimeters. All, trained on paper - proceed to a piece of cloth. We take our pattern and put it on the material, if you are afraid that the paper can move out a little, and the hand can tremble, you can pin with a needle the pattern to the fabric with needles. We cut along the line. In front of you is almost ready skirt,It remains only to connect the parts into one. To some it may seem complicated, but just imagine with what pride you will later wear a skirt sewn with your own hands. Let's start sewing a skirt First you need yourselfto measure. We measure the hips, waist, determine the width and length of the skirt. Leave some stock on the fabric for bending. First of all, you need to find the belt. If you plan to make a belt separately. Then cut off the fabric strip, turn it to the wrong side, put in the middle of the elastic and sew. We connect the sides of the skirt. Then we collect on the thread the top section of the product. Or lay the folds. It will look different, but not worse. We connect the main skirt and belt, before stretching it. Fold the lower edge of the skirt no more than five centimeters and sewn. The whole skirt is ready, wear and enjoy life. Experiment with the colors and fabrics and you will have not one fashionable long skirt in your wardrobe.