Ties ideally should be 4.5cm high for a soft waist (if making from fabric: 10cm high, then folded and seamed. Instructions are included). You can also add elastic if you wish.
You will need fabric the same as the finished length (at least 150cm wide), and 1.5 to 2m of tie material.
|AU size||000||00||0||Small 1||1||2||3||4||5|
|Finished length (not including waistband)||33cm||35.5cm||38cm||41cm||44cm||47.5cm||53cm||58cm||64cm|
|Cuff fabric required||0.25m||0.25m||0.25m||0.3m||0.4m||0.4m||0.4m||0.5m||0.5m|
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+ if using knit fabric, sewing with knit fabric
+ if using knit fabric, hemming knit fabric
+ making ruffles with an overlocker OR sewing machine
All of skills listed here have a tutorial on our tutorials page.
+ overlocker and/or sewing machine
+ fabric as described for your chosen size
+ tie materials as described for your chosen size
+ co-ordinating thread
+ illustrated instruction booklet
+ large format, single page pattern to take to your local copy shop on A1
+ multi-page pattern set on A4 pages for printing at home
+ multi-page pattern set on US letter pages for printing at home