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A pattern of girl’s skirt is provided. You are advised to study the sketches, the question paper and the layout carefully before you begin the test.


1. Pattern pieces.

A—Skirt front.

B—Skirt back.



Using the materials provided cut out and make up the RIGHT HALF of the skirt to show the following processes.

a) The making of the back and front darts.

b) Attachment of the front pocket pieces to the skirt front and back pocket piece to the skirt back.

c) The making of a neatened open seam at the side above and below the pocket mouth.

d) The joining of the pocket bag seam (do not neaten).

e) The preparation of the interfaced front and back waist band.

f) Attachment of the waist band to the skirt. Finishing the front waist band by tacking and the back by even hemming.

g) Working of the button hole.

h) The preparation of the skirt hem and slip hemming of the front hem. At the end of the examination firmly sew on to your work on a single fabric a label bearing your name and index number. Remove the needle and pins from your work then fold your work carefully and place it in the envelope provided. Do not put scraps of fabric in the envelope.

D—Waist band.

—Waist band interfacing.

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