Introduction: Wonder Woman in London Disguise
Our daughter was so impressed with the Wonder Woman movie. I loved what an amazing inspirational character she is for women and especially impressionable young girls.
This is a pattern for an experienced sewer.
3 yards lightweight grey fabric
Pen and paper
Large paper for pattern making
Black Granny boots
White button down shirt
Step 1: Make a Pattern
Using the measuring tape, take the following measurements:
Neck to shoulder
Neck to tailbone
Neck to below knee
Shoulder to shoulder
Waist to ankle
Use the measurements to create the pattern pieces.
Refer to the photos
Back: Use the chest, hip, neck, neck to shoulder, neck to tailbone, tailbone to below knee measurements
Front: Use the chest, hip, armhole . The length will be the same as the back measurement from neck to below the knee.
Sleeve: Use the arm , armhole and wrist measurements .
Collar: Use the shoulder to shoulder measurements .
Wrist Strap: Use the wrist measurement.
Pockets: The size is based on the size of the jacket front pattern pieces .
Panels: Use waist , hip and waist to ankle measurements.
Waist: Use waist measurement.
It is always best to baste the pieces together. Then check the fit and adjust as necessary before stitching.
Step 2: Sewing
Refer to the photos.
Back: sew from neck to dot. Clip to dot. Press open.
Finish edges of overlap.
Apply interfacing to lining of collar and lining.
Sew linings to jacket fronts .
Turn lining inside and press.
Sew front to back at shoulders and sides.
Sew collars together from dot to dot. Clip corners, turn out and press. Sew collar to Jacket .
Sew arms . Finish wrist edge. Sew wrist straps and sew 2 inches above wrist. . Sew arms to jacket.
Press all seams. Add buttonholes and buttons
Sew all 4 skirt panels together. Leave open in the front. Finish front edges from waist to bottom.
Sew waist sections together. Sew skirt to waistband. Finish hem .
Add button holes and buttons.
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