jumpsuit TOFO | Sew Along Day 4

DAY 1 | Supplies + Preparation

 

DAY 2 | Construct Shorts

 

DAY 3 | Construct Bodice

 

DAY 4 | YOKE, BUTTONS, ELASTIC, HEM

 

TOFO Sew Along | Hannah of @hannah_regina_ | halfmoon ATELIER

written by Hannah Regina

 

It's the last day of the jumpsuit TOFO Sew Along. Today we'll do all the finishing touches like add the yoke facing, elastic, buttons and hem the shorts.  

 

 

STEP 27
Using a safety pin insert ¼” elastic through the back opening. Secure ends with a safety pin and try on jumpsuit to make sure the elastic is comfortable.

Zigzag ends of elastic and close the 2” opening at the back.

TOFO Sew Along | Hannah of @hannah_regina_ | halfmoon ATELIER

 

STEP 28
Iron fusible interfacing to front and back facings.

TOFO Sew Along | Hannah of @hannah_regina_ | halfmoon ATELIER

 

STEP 29
Sew sides of facing together.

TOFO Sew Along | Hannah of @hannah_regina_ | halfmoon ATELIER

 

STEP 30
Sew buttonholes onto facings.

TOFO Sew Along | Hannah of @hannah_regina_ | halfmoon ATELIER

 

STEP 31
Attach facing to top of bodice.

TOFO Sew Along | Hannah of @hannah_regina_ | halfmoon ATELIER

 

STEP 32
Understitch facing.

TOFO Sew Along | Hannah of @hannah_regina_ | halfmoon ATELIER

 

STEP 33: Back casing
At 2⅛” down from the top edge, start stitching 2” away from side seams and topstitch back only stopping at 2” from the other side seam.

TOFO Sew Along | Hannah of @hannah_regina_ | halfmoon ATELIER

 

STEP 34
Using a safety pin insert 2” non-roll elastic through the back casing. Secure at both sides of side seams

TOFO Sew Along | Hannah of @hannah_regina_ | halfmoon ATELIER

 

STEP 35
Starting where you stopped stitching at the back topstitch around the garment sewing in the seam of the front yoke.

TOFO Sew Along | Hannah of @hannah_regina_ | halfmoon ATELIER

 

STEP 36
Sew buttons at markings.

TOFO Sew Along | Hannah of @hannah_regina_ | halfmoon ATELIER

 

STEP 37
Attach shoulder straps to bodice.

TOFO Sew Along | Hannah of @hannah_regina_ | halfmoon ATELIER

 

STEP 38
Hem shorts

TOFO Sew Along | Hannah of @hannah_regina_ | halfmoon ATELIER

 

Congratulations, your jumpsuit TOFO is complete! I hope you enjoyed this step by step sew along.

TOFO Sew Along | Hannah of @hannah_regina_ | halfmoon ATELIER

 

TOFO Sew Along | Hannah of @hannah_regina_ | halfmoon ATELIER

Originally from the Caribbean island of Trinidad and Tobago, Hannah Regina is a fashion content creator residing in Canada. Hannah creates custom clothing for herself and family and works part time in the Home Decor industry while running a Blog, Instagram page and Youtube channel where she shares her sewing techniques in a series entitled Mastering Sewing Techniques.

@hannah_regina_ on Instagram


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