Handmade Gentleman’s Necktie

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This necktie is made from a pattern I made from scratch on the laptop, I know I know it’s just a necktie just straight lines right!…. But for me this is amazing and could be the start of my own pattern making 🙂

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Pattern all printed out and ready to see if it works with fabric.

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Joining the two pieces together fabric and lining.

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Making the tips of the tie.

Fold with right sides together and pin 1cm from the folded edge.

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Unfold and place right sides together with the middle pinned bit standing up.

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Sew across the two raw edges leaving the middle bit unseen.

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Fold in half and sew across the tip.

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Trim raw edges and turn right side out.

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Press with the iron and repeat with the other end.

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Overlock or zig~zag stitch the two long raw edges.

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Fold in half length ways right sides together and Sew all the way along the over locked edge.

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Place a safety pin on the small end of the tie and push it through the inside turning it the right side out.

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Press your tie with the iron making sure you get a nice point to each end. :)🌸🌼

Beautiful

Becky