Introduction: Tropical Paradise Jumpsuit - 3 Way Neckline

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A lovely and colorful 3 ways neckline Jumpsuit, for Spring / Summer wardrobe.
A fun, easy and stylish resort wear, nice to walk and frolic in the beach, or 
holiday beach party wear. Sheer fabric adds allure and drama
and can be worn with just a bikini or a tube under-top.

Materials used:
1. Butterfly print silk chiffon fabric
2. Sewing Machine
3. Serger
4. Elastic / garter


Text Instruction  provided below:

Jumpsuit text Instructions: ( Refer to Instructional Illustration  on the photo gallery )

Note: 
Measurements according to your individual  size
           Serge all fabric edges before stitching fabrics together

Step 1 -   Sew and attached sides of  FRONT and BACK bodice together.

Step 2 -  Stitch and finish the lower edges of  PATTERN #3 ( Ruffle pattern )

Step 3 -  Sew and attach  the  WIDTH EDGES of  PATTERN #3  

Step 4 - Sew and attached the top edge seams of #1- FINISHED BODICE
                to the top edge seams #3 RUFFLE PATTERN. Balance both sides
                before sewing and attaching seams.

Step 5  -  Fold 3/4 ''  the top edge seam of the SEWN ATTACHED RUFFLES and BODICE
                 and sew the 3/4 '' allowance for ELASTIC CASING.
                 Insert 1/2 '' elastic until ends meet, sew together; Close the seam opening.
                 Balance and distribute ruffles.
                 
                ( ELASTIC /GARTER measurements depends on individuals SHOULDER
                  TO SHOULDER circumference and preference, can be loose or tight )

Step 6 -  Sew and attach CROTCH on #4  & #5 PATTERN ( FRONT PANTS )

Step 7 - Sew and attach CROTCH ON # 6 & #7 PATTERN ( BACK PANTS )
               Sew and attach SIDE SEAMS of the FINISHED FRONT PANTS #4&5
                to FINISHED BACK PANTS  # 6&7.

Step 8  -  Sew and attach the FINISHED BODICE & FINISHED PANTS together

Step 9  -  On the wrong side of the fabric of the FINISHED BODICE & PANTS SEAMS
                 create a fold 3/4 '' to form WAISTLINE ELASTIC CASING, sew and leave 1 ''
                 seam opening for the ELASTIC ENTRANCE.

Step 10 - Insert 1/2 '' ELASTIC / GARTER in the opened 3/4'' SEAM CASING WAISTLINE
                 until ends meet, sew together and stitch and close seam opening.
                 Balance and distribute ruffles.
                                                                                                                                                                          

Comments

runwaygirl (author)2011-06-18

Wonderful, very creative and colorful design. Love to wear it on my next summer holiday trip!

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