The Essential A-line: Make 17 Flirty Skirts from 1 Basic Pattern

The Essential A-line: Make 17 Flirty Skirts from 1 Basic Pattern

by Jona Giammalva

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The Essential A-line: Make 17 Flirty Skirts from 1 Basic Pattern by Jona Giammalva

Find infinite creativity and inspiration in one simple pattern-17 fashionable A-line skirts are just a stitch away! Guaranteed to flatter any figure, the featured pattern can be adapted to fit sizes 0 to 20, Simple construction and a no-waistband silhouette make it a cinch to sew a skirt in an afternoon

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781607056690
Publisher: C&T Publishing / Stash Books
Publication date: 04/01/2013
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Jona Giammalva has been an avid seamstress for more than 25 years. Her sewing adventures and tutorials can be found on her popular blog. She also produces sewing patterns of her original designs under the name Jona G. Pattern Co. She lives in Arizona. www.jonag.typepad.com

Table of Contents

Introduction 8

Tools and Notions: A Well-Stocked Sewing Kit 11

The Pattern 18

Getting the Right Fit 22

Skirt Basics 24

Techniques for a Beautiful Finish 32

The Skirts

Basic Skirt with Sweet Ruffle Lining 48

Triple Ruffle 52

Applied Ruffle 56

Contrast Layer 60

Layered with Bias Hem 64

Layered with Side Slit 68

Sailor 74

Contrast Pleat 78

Double Pleat 84

Apron Skirt with Ruffle Lining 88

Take 10 94

Traffic Stopper 100

Pocket 106

Lace 112

Patchwork 116

Maxi Ruffle 120

Make It Maternity 123

Resources 128

About the Author 128

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