For detailed instructions of my process please check out the October/November 2017 issue of Threads magazine. I'm rather excited they chose to publish some of my work!
The dotted tracing paper lines show on the wrong side of the fabric.
The back welt is machine stitched and basted close .
Fabric: Dusty purple wool gabardine from Sawyer Brook Distinctive Fabrics in Clinton, Mass.
The waist band is finished off with a facing .
After the waist band facing is attached I top stitched next to the white hand basted guide lines .