stretchy fabric waistband***
EXAMPLE: cut a 34" long strip of fabric if you have a 36" waist.
the strip should also be twice a wide as you want it to be.
EXAMPLE: if you want a 2" waistband, cut a 4" wide strip.
fold the loop in half, so the seam is on the inside.
pin the loop to the top of the skirt. it will be smaller than the skirt, so you will have to stretch it as you sew. use a zig-zag stitch or a serger/overlocker.
*** this also works for a top band on a tube top or dress or the bottom band on a shirt.
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