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The Capsule Skirt

Skill Level: Basic skills required
Duration: 4hours
Cost: £75

A skirt is essential to any capsule collection. This pattern is taken form our book 'Sewing your perfect Capsule Wardrobe' This is a great pattern to get you started on your capsule wardrobe journey.

A great looking skirt can carry you through all seasons. This pattern has a flattering shape and a classic midi length, skimming below the knee with a barely there flare, but it can be adjusted easily to any length and more 'A'Line if wanted.

What you'll learn:

  • Working off a pattern
  • Creating a facing
  • Laying out a pattern efficiently
  • How to change the pattern to suit you
  • Pinning and cutting fabric
  • Sewing a vent
  • Sewing seams
  • Basic overlocking
  • Attaching an invisible zip
  • Adding ribbon detail
  • Hemming

  • Patterns and instructions are yours to take home to make as may sets as you wish!

    Ww created ours in a faux leather but it works great in heavier cotton or light wool



    Picture by Amanda Thomas Photography from the book 'Sewing your perfect capsule wardrobe - 5 pieces to tailor to your style'

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