Step 6: Finish the zip area and waistband.

Fold the ends of your waistband under inside and out so that they sit neatly either side of the zip (see image). And stitch carefully to secure. I think this is best done by hand.
This is wonderful! Just how much time do you think it will take me to do it (and I don't have a machine, but sew a lot already)?
This is beautiful! I'm making a pleated maxi skirt with a silk/polyester blend fabric and I hope I can get it to look as good as this! The waist band is a really nice touch. It gives your waistline a really clean and neat look. Awesome!
So cute! I love long skirts :)
Love the fabric you chose! I think I'm going to need to try this over the weekend, it seems super easy. :)
Glad you like it. Yes, give it a try!

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