Introduction: 15 Min DIY Top With Balloon Sleeves

Dress like a #BOSS: DIY Balloon Sleeve Top in 15min - See the tutorial here
SHOP Fabrics by the yard online

See how to style this DIY Dress in this Business Capsule Collection Lookbook video

Step 1: Cut the Top

For this tutorial you’ll need 1 yard or meter of stretch fabrics

fold it double in the length and place a sweater or top with sleeves on top

Step 2: Cut the Shape and Sleeves

Cut the neckline and then the sleeves in a round fashion

to shop fabrics online click HERE

Step 3: Fold & Cut It

Do so half way, fold it over and cut the rest of the shape

Step 4: Cut the Bottom of Your Top

Grab the remaining part of your fabric and cut a square shape that fits the bottom of your top

Make sure both sides are open as we’re going to fold them later

Step 5: ​Create Folds in the Front

Create folds in the front and the back and pin it

Lay it on top of one another, pin both sides and sew it with a zig zag stitch

Step 6: Sew It With a Zig Zag Stitch

pin both sides and sew it with a zig zag stitch

Step 7: Place the Bottom on Your Top

Your top is with the right side up and the bottom with the wrong side up

Place the bottom on top of your top and pin it all around
Then sew it using a zig zag stitch

Step 8: Hem It & You're Done

Then hem the neckline, bottom of sleeves and bottom of your top

Step 9: DIY Top in 15min!

And this is the final look
See how to style it in this DIY Business Lookbook video


mrsmerwin (author)2017-03-30

looks like it would take me a little more than 15 minutes but it is really cute. I may have to try this one.

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