Rowan Hack Along PT9 - Finishing up

September 05, 2020

Rowan Hack Along - Finishing up
We’re on the home stretch now! Maybe you’ve already finished the bottom of your sweater or dress with a Doris skirt bottom band, by following the fun tutorial Kim wrote! But for most of you, today is all about hemming the sleeves and bottom! Let’s go!


Hemming



Turn your sweater with the inside out. Finish all the raw edge of the sleeve and bottom hem with a serger or a big zigzag stitch. Fold the sleeve and bottom hem up towards the inside by 2,5cm (1”). Pin in place. 



If you followed our hack tutorial exactly, make sure that the bottom of the pocket of the sweater version is caught between the bottom hem. Topstitch the hem 2cm (3/4”) from the folded edge with a knit stitch, a small zigzag stitch or a twin needle.

 


And now - HAPPY DANCE!! You’ve did it! Now, kindly ask your kids (bribe them if needed) to model your makes and please share your hacked Rowan sweater or dress in our FB group! Or tag us on instagram with #rowanhack! I’d love to see what you’ve come up with!

Thank you so much for joining our Rowan Sweater Hack Along! I hope you’ve enjoyed it! I’m looking forward to doing more of these in the future. Please leave me a comment below and tell me what project/pattern you’d like to see next in a Sew Along or Hack Along! 


Happy sewing!
Elles






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Size Charts

KIDS SIZE CHART

Body measurements cm

Body measurements inch

Size

Age

Chest

Waist

Hip

Height

Chest

Waist

Hip

Height

80

9-12M

50

48

52

80

19,5

19

20,5

31,5

86

12-18M

52

50

54

86

20,5

19,5

21,25

33,75

92

18-24M

54

51

55

92

21,25

20

21,5

36,25

98

2-3Y

55

52

57

98

21,75

20,5

22,5

38,5

104

3-4Y

56,5

53,5

59

104

22,25

21

23,25

41

110

4-5Y

58

55

61

110

22,75

21,5

24

43,25

116

5-6Y

60

57

64

116

23,5

22,5

25,25

45,5

122

6-7Y

62,5

58,5

67

122

24,5

23

26,5

48

128

7-8Y

65

60

70

128

25,5

23,5

27,5

50,5

134

8-9Y

67,5

61,5

73

134

26,5

24,25

28,75

52,75

140

9-10Y

70

63

76

140

27,5

24,75

30

55

146

10-11Y

73

64

79

146

28,75

25,25

31

57,5

152

11-12Y

76

66

82

152

30

26

32,25

59,75

158

12-13Y

79

68

85

158

31

26,75

33,5

62,25

164

13-14Y

82

70

88

164

32,25

27,5

34,75

64,5

WOMEN SIZE CHART

Body measurements cm

Body measurements inch

Size

High Bust

Bust

Waist

Hip

Height

High Bust

Bust

Waist

Hip

Height

AA

75

80

64

88

168

29,5

31,5

25,25

34,5

5 feet 6"

BB

79

84

68

92

168

31

33

26,75

36,25

5 feet 6"

CC

83

88

72

96

168

32,5

34,5

28,25

37,75

5 feet 6"

DD

87

92

76

100

168

34,25

36,25

30

39,5

5 feet 6"

EE

91

96

80

104

168

35,75

37,75

31,5

41

5 feet 6"

FF

95

100

84

108

168

37,5

39,5

33

42,5

5 feet 6"

GG

101

106

89

113

168

39,75

41,75

35

44,5

5 feet 6"

HH

107

112

94

118

168

42

44

37

46,5

5 feet 6"

II

113

118

99

123

168

44,5

46,5

39

48,5

5 feet 6"

JJ

119

124

104

128

168

46,75

48,75

41

50,5

5 feet 6"