Chelsea Button-Up Skirt

Size Guide

THIS IS A DIGITAL PDF SEWING PATTERN.

The Women's Chelsea Skirt embraces the iconic A-line style of both the 60's & 70's in a very modern & wearable way.

Follow the instructions & tips to sew yourself a professional looking skirt. 

OPTIONS & FEATURES:
The main tutorial guides you through sewing a Chelsea skirt with button (or snap) front.
  • Choose from 3 lengths: long mini, knee and maxi. 
  • Flattering A-line Silhouette
  • Shaped Waistband
  • Fit Guide
  • Tips on sewing successfully with denim to get a professional looking finish
  • Tips on cutting & sewing rayon
  • Diagonal Front Pockets (optional)
  • Utility Pockets (optional)
  • Retro Pockets (optional)
  • Cutting a Contrasting Panel Skirt (optional)
  • Belt Loops (optional)
  • Skill: options vary from easy to experienced beginner
  • Sizes AU6-20 (US2-16)

SIZING: 

  • Australian Size 6-20 (US Size 2-16).
  • Hip/Seat 85-125cm (33.5-48").
  • To determine size, measure around the hip/seat, 20cm (8") below the natural waist. The tape measure should be firm but not tight.
  • Click here for size chart.
  • Special fit guide to help you get the best fit for your body

 

FABRIC & TRIM OUTLINE:

FABRICS: 
  • This pattern has been designed for woven fabrics.
  • Click here for the fabric requirements.
  • WINTER: cotton velvet, wool or wool blends, denim.
  • SUMMER: quilting fabric, linen, chambray.
  • TRANS-SEASONAL: cotton drill, cotton sateen, denim & quilting cotton 

TRIMS:  

  • Buttons or Snaps. Interfacing.
  • Buttons 2cm (3/4"): Mini x 6, Knee Length x 7, Maxi x 8-13.
  • Snaps (size 20): Mini x 8, Knee Length x 10, Maxi x 10-18.
  • Optional: Contrast thread for topstitching.

SPECS
PAPER FORMATS: A4, Letter, A0
FABRIC TYPE: Woven
LAYERED: No
SIZES: AU6-20
SKILL LEVEL: Experienced Beginner
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