ALTHEA A-LINE SKIRT Sizes 8 - 18 with elasticated waistband and in seam pockets (PAPER PATTERN)
Althea is a sewing pattern for an A-line skirt with an integrated elasticated waistband with pockets (because every skirt needs pockets)! It an easy sew with only two pattern pieces. This makes it perfect for beginners whether you are new to sewing, new to African wax prints or both! For more experienced sewers, you'll be able to complete this project in an hour or so. Pattern matching can be tricky when sewing with wax prints, however, the small number of pattern pieces makes pattern matching a breeze.
This skirt has no darts or zips. It has a gathered effect at the waistband. The pattern includes lengthening and shortening lines allowing you to adjust the finished hem to the length of your choice.
This is a printed pattern. You will receive a full scale pattern sheet and a colour instruction booklet.
PATTERN INCLUDES LENGTHENING & SHORTENING LINES. Finished length 30 in. (76 cm).
Sizes US 4–14 (UK 8–18/EU 36–46): 2 yd (1.8 m) fabric, 45 in. (112 cm) wide or 1 yd (91 cm) fabric, 60 in. (152 cm) wide.
ALLOW 1 EXTRA YARD (91 CM) OF FABRIC IF PATTERN MATCHING.
Materials: 1" wide elastic cut to your waist circumference (minus 2 inches (5.08 cm) to ensure a snug fit).
Once you have made one, you'll be knocking this pattern out in your favourite wax prints in no time!