Long skirts in the floor - the trend of the spring-summer season
Just a couple of years ago, long skirts came into vogue. On the streets more and more girls met who flaunted in a similar outfit. This summer, maxi skirts do not lose the leading position and still remain relevant. How to wear long skirts to the floor, and can you make a fashionable thing yourself?
How to choose the right skirt?
Long skirts go absolutely to all women, but the wrong model can significantly damage the appearance. Layered and pleated skirts, for example, categorically do not fit pyshechkam. Low-rise models at the hip level are not recommended for girls of short stature. But women with model parameters have plenty to choose from. In this case, all the above models will do, as they visually enlarge the hips and make the figure more feminine.
Proportions decide everything
Long skirts to the floor, with proper drawing up of the image, can make the legs longer, the waist - thinner, and height - above.But such an optical illusion is possible only if the cherished proportion is observed - 1/3. This means that your upper body, dressed in a tank top, top or blouse, should visually be no more than 30% of the whole body. But the legs covered with a skirt, respectively, have a length equal to 70%. To achieve this effect, you need to place the belt of the skirt at the waist, while the top must be refilled. If you use a jacket in your image, then its length should be up to the waist.
A skirt is the perfect complement to a strict office suite. For such a case is suitable skirt in the floor of silk or chiffon. Pleated or deep pleats are welcome. Also always relevant are long skirts to the floor of a direct cut, flowing through the body. A blouse and a jacket up to the waistline will help to complement the image. As shoes, it is better to choose classic pumps on a small heel or elegant sandals.
How to wear a long skirt to the floorif you want to create a romantic image
For everyday life, you can be bolder in choosing clothes. Bright color of the skirt, absolutely any texture of fabric, all kinds of prints and decorative elements are allowed.A long skirt made of flying fabric, a top with ruffs and bows and a bolero can make your style as feminine as possible. Shoes are better to choose on the heels, although tall girls can afford to wear ballet flats or sandals on a flat sole.
Long skirts to the floorfor fun activities
Today it is incredibly popular to combine things from different styles in one image. For example, a chiffon skirt on the floor, which looks feminine and elegant, the usual knitted shirt with a leather or denim jacket. For everyday life, such eclecticism is perfect. Sports sneakers will add a playful touch, but for girls with curvaceous forms, we do not recommend conducting such experiments.
How to sew a long skirt to the floor?
We offer you to create an exclusive model of skirt with your own hands. Take for example the simplest form, without darts and intricate details. A regular skirt is sewn to the floor in an hour.
What is needed
You need a piece of fabric (silk, chiffon, knitwear) with a length identical to the width of the hips, taking into account the seam allowance (approximately 5 cm). The width of the fabric is usually standard -150 cm, which will be the length of our skirt.However, to begin with, measure the required size from the waist to the desired level, taking into account the seams (add another 10 cm). Also pick up a 2 cm wide gum.
- Cut a 7 cm wide strip from the fabric and a length equal to the circumference of the hips. This is our future belt. Put it aside for now.
- We process the bottom edge of the fabric for the skirt with a regular seam, having doubled it beforehand.
- We fold the material in half, with the wrong side out and stitch it to the side. As a result, you should have a fabric tube whose size is equal to the length of the skirt.
- Now let's do an eraser. Pre-cut the ribbon of fabric fold in half and stitch to get a case for gum. The gum itself must be inserted into the created cover.
- Skirt on top of the gather in the folds and we seize the usual seam. At the end, you must sew a belt.