Removing the measurements from the model by the example of sewing a straight lineSkirts are a great way for beginners to master one of the important steps that make up the sewing process. Building a pattern of this product according to the standards removed from the model is not difficult, but, like any pattern, requires attention and responsible approach. Precisely the size is the key to success. Having received a positive result in this case, it will not be difficult for you to sew any other model of this wonderful gizmo, which is in the arsenal of every fashionista. As you know, sewing any thing begins with the removal of measurements from the model, the person for whom this thing is intended. On how well the work will be done, the success and creation of the pattern and the production of a quality, beautiful finished product depend. There are several rules, observance of whichis mandatory when performing the measurements. First. A person should not strain. It is necessary that he keep himself as naturally as possible and be sure to stand straight - free breathing, hands should be lowered along the body, and legs - put together. The second. During the measurements, you do not need to bend, draw your belly and so on. Merchants must be removed from the natural figure that a person has. For the measurement we are all good ata famous centimeter tape - an invariable and necessary tool, available in the arsenal of each seamstress-cutter. Third. During the use of centimeter tape, it should not be strongly stretched or, conversely, excessively weakened. In some cases, inexperienced novice seamstresses add a centimeter or two during the removal of measures, in order to be safe, just in case, and to exclude the presence of damaged tissue. This can not be done in any case. Extra centimeters in the measurements complicate the sewing process. Fourth. To make sure of the correctness of the measurements, be sure to double-check each measurement, repeat it several times. Fifth. Before starting the measurement, be sure to set the waistline of the model. It is easy to identify on the figure, easy to fix and, it is connected with almost all points on the figure of a person. To properly and accurately establish the waist line use a thick band of rubber, the width of which is one and a half to two centimeters. At one end there is a special hook, and on the other - several loops, the distance between which is three to four centimeters. When measuring the girth of the hips, the lines are measuredhorizontally, taking into account the protruding abdomen. For this, a ruler is taken and is vertically applied to the abdomen in a way that can be seen in the photograph. To consolidate your skills and bring allactions to automatism, you, as a beginner master, need to try to measure as many different shapes as possible. For this purpose, all without exception - men, women, children. You probably have many relatives, friends, acquaintances. All of them are ideal for this purpose. You can measure the figures of almost all: men, women, children of different ages. The more models you find and measure more different shapes, the easier it will be for you to work in the future. Just a little effort and taking measurements for you will be a very simple task, which is what we are trying to achieve.