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  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt
  • PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt

PDF Pattern: Ladies Get Zipped Skirt

Ladies A-line Skirt

$12.50

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STYLE OUTLINE:

This ladies skirt is a-line is silhouette, it comes in a variety of lengths for you to sew (Mini, Knee, Midi & Maxi lengths), has a shaped waistband that sits on the lower waist & an easy to sew centre back zip. The A-line shape is gentle and the pattern comes with lots of optional extras to get creative. 

As usual, our sewing methods will help you achieve a professional looking skirt, easily, for you to love wearing.

MAIN TUTORIAL: Learn a super easy zip method that is not only fast, it will help you stop avoiding sewing with zips. And in the process, make yourself a beautiful & versatile A-line skirt. 

QUICK FIT GUIDE: Inside you will find instructions to guide you through getting the fit right for your body. 

LENGTHS: There are 4 lengths to choose from: Long Mini, Knee Length, Midi & Maxi. The longer styles, Midi & Maxi lengths, are broken down into short, regular & tall lengths.

GLORIOUS LITTLE PATTERN HACKS: And of course there are our fabulous extra options, that everyone loves, to add detail to your skirt. These include: 

  • Hidden Pockets 
  • Topstitched Utility Pockets 
  • Side Splits 
  • Front Split 
  • Belt Keepers 
  • Mock Wrap

So you can see, this pattern is chock full of wonderful options that you can add &/or combine together to sew yourself an endless supply of gorgeous skirts.

SKILL LEVEL: Easy/Intermediate

SIZE RANGE: (AU) 6-20
(US Equivalent: 2-16. UK Equivalent: 4-18)
To determine size, measure around the hip/seat, 20cm (8") below the natural waist. The tape measure should be firm but not tight.
Size (AU) 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20
Hip/Seat (cms) 85 90 95 100 105 110 115 120
Hip/Seat (inches) 33 1/2 35 3/8 37 3/8 39 3/8 41 3/8 43 1/4 45 1/4 47 1/4
*To view full size chart on mobile devices, please turn to landscape view. 
 
OTHER SIZES: Look for the Girls Lovebug Skirt for a similar skirt style for kids in sizes 2-12.
  

 

FABRIC & TRIM OUTLINE:

TRIM REQUIREMENTS: Dress zip: 18cm (7") or longer. Buttons: 2cm (3/4") x 1 or Snaps: size 20 x 2. Interfacing: 20cm (8").

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS: Daytime, casual, work, evening, special occasion.

Designed for wovens, quilting cotton is a great choice with it’s myriad of beautiful prints but don’t be scared to delve into the world of dress fabrics: structured denim, swishy rayons, soft chambray, smooth sateen or even suiting fabrics. Each different fabric has it’s own unique properties that can give your 'Get Zipped' Skirt a whole new look.

  • The gorgeous prints available in quilting cotton ranges is endless. Mix and match your prints with contrast binding & details.
  • Other options include denim, corduroy & cotton drill.
  • Note: Ensure your fabric is not too thin. Do not use muslin or thin voile weight. 
  • If your fabric has a one-way print, ensure all pieces run the same way along the selvage. 
FABRIC REQUIREMENTS: METRES
Fabric Width: 112cm. See pattern for Mock Wrap Skirt requirements.
Size (AU) 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20
Long Mini 0.7 0.8 0.8 1 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4
Knee 0.9 1 1.1 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.7
Midi 1.7 1.8 1.9 2 2 2.2 2.2 2.3
Maxi 1.9 2 2.1 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.5 2.5
Interfacing 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Pockets 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Fabric Width: 150cm. See pattern for Mock Wrap Skirt requirements.
Size (AU) 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20
Long Mini 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.8
Knee 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 1 1
Midi 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.6 1.6 1.7
Maxi 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.8 1.9 1.9
Interfacing 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Pockets 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
FABRIC REQUIREMENTS: YARDS
Fabric Width: 44". See pattern for Mock Wrap Skirt requirements.
Size (AU) 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20
Long Mini 3/4 3/4 3/4 1 1 1/4 1 1/4 1 1/2 1/2
Knee 1 1 1 1/4 1 1/2 1 1/2 1 3/4 1 3/4 1 3/4
Midi 1 3/4 2 2 2 1/4 2 1/4 2 1/2 2 1/2 2 1/2
Maxi 2 2 1/4 2 1/4 2 1/2 2 1/2 2 3/4 2 3/4 2 3/4
Fusing 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4
Pockets 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4
    Fabric Width: 60". See pattern for Mock Wrap Skirt requirements.
    Size (AU) 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20
    Long Mini 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4
    Knee 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 1 1 1 1
    Midi 1 1/4 1 1/2 1 1/2 1 1/2 1 1/2 1 3/4 1 3/4 1 3/4
    Maxi 1 1/2 1 1/2 1 1/2 1 3/4 1 3/4 2 2 2
    Fusing 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4
    Pockets 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4 1/4

     

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