The leggings is ready.
Diy cut up leggings.
If you are a diy fan then these are the leggings that you want to create.
First cut off your leggings a half inch longer than you d like them.
Mark your line with a pin or a piece of chalk or a pen or whatever.
Remember to keep the rest of the leg opening out of the way while hemming with your double needle.
Cut the fabric along the top bottom and inseam.
Do not cut along the folded edge of the fabric.
Insert this with the help of a safety pin.
Read for a rockin back to school look that might be against the dress code.
If you re just not that into bearing your upper thighs start an inch or so above the knee.
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Turn under the top edge 1 4 inch first and then 1 inside.
Don t be shy if you ve never picked up a needle and thred.
Scissors make sure they are sharp enough to cut fabric well.
Leave a 1 gap open to insert elastic.
As it is a bias cut pressing is not optional top stitch along the edge.
Also this detail will look best on leggings that are not super tight and have a good amount of stretch.
If your leggings do have a side seam you can just create your detail on the front and back of the legs.
Cut elastic of size waist round minus 1.
Try old pair of black leggings on and determine how high on the leg you want your cuts.
To cut out your fabric pieces for sewing leggings use a rotary cutter and cut along the top bottom and inseam of your pattern.
If you ve been wearing short skirts sans tights all summer go higher.
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Then use your double needle and sew in place.
Stitch the gap closed.