Spring Wrap Skirt: A Custom-Fit Sewing Pattern

Spring Wrap Skirt: A Custom-Fit Sewing Pattern

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by Lisa Clarke
     
 

Have you ever wanted to have the perfect Spring skirt – one that fits your own particular curves – without having to know a lot about making (and following) a pattern? This project doesn't include a lot of confusing sewing terms, and the finished product flatters your form like a skirt with a zipper, but is much more forgiving if you gain or lose a few pounds here…  See more details below

Overview

Have you ever wanted to have the perfect Spring skirt – one that fits your own particular curves – without having to know a lot about making (and following) a pattern? This project doesn't include a lot of confusing sewing terms, and the finished product flatters your form like a skirt with a zipper, but is much more forgiving if you gain or lose a few pounds here and there.

REQUIRED SKILLS

If you can do a little simple math, and you have even a small amount of sewing machine experience (can you sew a straight line?), you can make this custom-fit skirt.

TOOLS AND MATERIALS

1½ to 2 yards of light-to-medium weight fabric (quilting cottons are ideal)
tape measure
yard stick
roll of tracing paper or newsprint paper
washout cloth marker
scissors
sewing machine
thread to coordinate with fabric
iron
pins

TOPICS COVERED

More than just a simple sewing pattern, this ebook is like a mini-class. Each topic includes step-by-step instructions and photos where appropriate.

You will learn:

How to use your measurements to draft a custom-fit skirt pattern
How to cut the fabric and sew it into a 3-panel wrap skirt
How to make a waistband and ties
How to sew a hem

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013900028
Publisher:
Polka Dot Cottage
Publication date:
10/01/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

Lisa Clarke is a polymer clay artist turned fiber addict. She can often be found on her blog, Polka Dot Cottage, writing about her adventures in polymer, fabric, yarn, photography, and everyday life. She lives in New Jersey with her husband, two sons, and entirely too many craft supplies.

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Spring Wrap Skirt: A Custom-Fit Sewing Pattern 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
It took me two hours to make my skirt. I loved the instructions along with the pictures. With the pattern I came up with , I will be making a number of Summer skirts. It was worth the money. Thanks Sincerely, Natazha