Buy the Rae Skirt sewing pattern from Sewaholic. The Rae Skirt is designed for true beginners. If you can work a sewing machine and follow directions, you can make this skirt!
The Rae Skirt, with it’s vertical seams along the front, back, and sides, offers a better fit than many elastic waist skirts. View A is an above the knee skirt with a slightly full silhouette. View B is the same length as A but with more fullness, and View C is a knee-length version of view B.
Suggested fabrics: Lightweight woven fabrics, such as cotton and cotton blends, challis, rayon, linen and linen blends. Choose lightweight fabrics that will not be too bulky when gathered. Not recommended for plaids or stripes.
View A: 115 cm (44/45″) wide fabric: 1.4 m (1 1/2 yards) // 150 cm (59/60″) wide fabric: 1.4 m (1 1/2 yards)
View B: 115 cm (44/45″) wide fabric: 2.5 m (2 3/4 yards) // 150 cm (59/60″) wide fabric: 1.4 m (1 1/2 yards)
View C: 115 cm (44/45″) wide fabric: 3.2 m (3 1/2 yards) // 150 cm (59/60″) wide fabric: 1.7 m (1 7/8 yards)
Sizing: 0 – 16 (approx. UK 6 – 16). Please check the size chart and finished garment measurements. Sewaholic patterns are proportioned for a pear-shaped figure (smaller bust and waist compared to wider hips and thighs).
Notions: Thread; 0.9 m (1 yard) of 2.5 cm (1″) wide elastic // Optional: 5 cm (2″) piece of ribbon to mark centre back.
This sewing pattern is available in PAPER format.
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