You will need
- - threads;
- - sewing supplies.
Select a fabric that is sheer and airy chiffon, satin or silk are the most suitable for sarees, as they allow you to easily have different shape garment. To sew a Sari from colored fabric - this will allow you to wear under this garment a variety of accessories and shoes, in contrast to the plain Sari. Avoid stiff and heavy fabrics because they can't easily bear, it will be difficult to create the desired shape, making this saree would be rude to look.
If you're of average height and weight, buy six meters of fabric, if tall or large body seven or eight meters. Make sure the fabric without defects and flaws, as Sari is sewn from a single piece of fabric. It is impossible for a Sari to make the seam. Buy a skein of thread in the color of fabric chosen.
Put a piece of cloth on the plane, fold half an inch along the edge of the fabric rectangle and Tutuila by adjusting the temperature of the iron made for fabric. Again loosen the fabric so that the raw edge was hidden in the fold, Tutuila. Fix the edges in the crease with pins at a distance of fifteen centimeters from one another.
Thread a sewing machine, thread and stitch along the edge of the folds is fixed by the pins, removing each pin just before the presser foot reaches the pins. Prostrochite all four sides of the rectangle.
At the bottom and the top of the fabric rectangle will write a beautiful braid - this will be a curb. On the right side Topstitch painted or embroidered border, this beautiful region, which is usually available so that you can see is called Pallu. Also the edge of the saree you can embroider shiny thread, using lurex, sequins, beads or bugle beads.
Cut all excess threads. Tutuila fabric.
Advice 2: How to sew Indian costume
In modern society, awakened a lively interest in Indian culture. Europeans look Indian cinema, doing Indian dances, arrange holidays and corporate events in the Indian theme. Of course, not do in this case without the Indian costume Sari. Despite the fact that it looks very impressive, it is very easy to sew yourself.
It may seem that a Sari is just a piece of cloth wrapped around the female figure. By and large the way it is, but there are some nuances and details. For example, the exact size of the piece of fabric for saree is 100-115 cm by 5.5 meters (rarely 8.5). To make a Sari, you need to cut a cloth of the desired size (it is desirable to select a picture with a border) and be sure to treat the edges to prevent sloughing of the yarn.
Petticoat under a Sari is sewn like a regular bell skirt, but by 3.5-5 cm shorter than the Sari to wrapped up. The top skirt is sewn the lace to be able to tie on itself. Sew lower skirt better from a cotton fabric shade close to the color of a Sari, but still another to make the outfit look more interesting.
The other part of the Indian costume - choli. This is a sort of camisole or blouse with short, tapered sleeves. In addition, choli feature a V-neck and buttons at front (ie choli wear as a normal jacket on the clasp). Tuck on a shelf needs to be from below and from the side (from side seam). For beauty even make a small tuck from the city center, but it does not matter, because usually this part of the outfit closed. All of these Darts provide the greatest fit to the body. Choli length – approximately to the navel.
Is the advice useful?
For the manufacture of Sari is desirable to use natural materials because synthetic can be quite hot. Also, if Sari will be made of artificial fabric, it will be bad and unnatural wrapped around your figure. Saree made from natural fabric gracefully draped and the folds which it forms, obtained smooth and beautiful.