How To Make an Apron Top
Nike tiempo legend leather take your measurements. You’ll need to know your specific measurements in order to tailor this apron shirt to your body. To figure out you bodice length, measure nike tiempo legend leather from your armpit to just below your bra line, and add 1 ” for the seam allowance. To determine your apron length, measure from just below your breasts to your waist (or longer, depending on how long you want your apron top to be). Add 1″ for the seam. And to calculate your nike tiempo legend leather apron and bodice width, measure your bust (the widest part of your chest) and then subtract the number of inches of your back that you want visible. For a 33″ bust with 4″ of skin showing at the back of the apron top, your bodice width would be 29,
Cut your apron top panels. The bodice of your apron top consists of 3 different panels the middle panels, and two identical side panels. ronaldo soccer cleats 2017 The width of the middle panel will be 8″ 10″ (depending on the size of your bust), plus 1″ for the seam. So, if your bodice length is 8, you’ll cut this first piece of fabric in a rectangular measuring 8″ x 9,
Now, subtract the length of the middle panel (9″) from your bodice width measurement that you took earlier (29″) and add 2″ for the seam allowance. In this case, 29 9 + 2 = nike tiempo legend leather 22, Divide this number in two (11″) and cut two pieces of fabric for the side panels that measure 11″ by your chosen apron length (29″).
You can now cut the largest part of your apron top. Let’s call it the ‘apron rectangle’. This needs to measure the sum of your 3 panels in width, plus 2 inches for the seam. In this case, it would be 8″ + 10″ + 10″ = 28″ plus the seam for a total of 30″ in width by 29″ in length.
Add laces to the back of your apron top. You now need to create something to attach your laces to the back of your apron shirt. These are called eyelets. Cut six 3″ squares of fabric. Fold the piece in half and iron that fold, then sew a ” seam across the length of the strap. Turn it rightside out. Only two sides should now show raw edges. Using a zigzag stitch, sew those two sides together. Do this with all of the eyelets.
Lay your apron top ronaldo soccer cleats 2017 rightside down. Put one eyelet in the uppermost left corner of your bodice so that the rough edges are about ” in. Straight stitch them to the apron top. Repeat this with all of the other eyelets, placing them directly across from each other and not on the apron part (which needs to flow freely).
Create your apron top straps. Decide on the right length for your straps for your apron top (which will double as your laces). Anywhere from 30″ 50″ will work. Cut two, doubling the size of the width you want for your strap and then adding 1″ for the seam. Fold and iron the straps in half,
Sew each strap about 4″ from the centre of your bodice using a straight stitch. Then lace it through the eyelets, tie it with a bow, and your apron top is complete nike tiempo legend leather.