The Assembly Line Elastic Waist Maxi Skirt
The Assembly Line
Buy the Elastic Waist Maxi Skirt sewing pattern from The Assembly Line. It has an elasticated waistband for ultimate comfort and features large patch pockets with decorative stitching. Mix and match with different tops to style it from work to weekend.
A knee-length children’s version is available here.
This sewing pattern is available to buy in the following format:
– PAPER (next working day dispatch on orders and FREE UK delivery over £50)
Suggested fabrics: Light to mid-weight fabrics such as cotton poplin, denim, wool, faux leather, cotton twill. The sample is in cotton poplin.
Fabric requirements: 140-150 cm wide fabric: XS-L 2.1 m // XL 2.1 m-2.4 m** // 2XL 2.4 m-2.7 m** // 3XL 2.4 m-3.0 m**.
** You can use less fabric if you split the waistband and add a 1 cm seam allowance to join the two parts together.
Sizing: XS – L or XL – 3XL (approx. UK 8 – 18 or UK 18/20 – 28/30, based on our standardised size chart). Please also check the designer’s size chart and finished garment measurements.
Use waist and seat measurement for sizing.
Notions: Matching thread; fusible interfacing; 10 cm wide elastic, XS 70 cm / S 80 cm / M 90 cm / L 100 cm / XL 110 cm / 2XL 120 cm / 3XL 130 cm. Option: If you cannot find elastic this wide, you can use any width you prefer. But be sure to reduce the width of the fabric waistband using this formula: width of elastic x 2 + 2.5 cm.
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PAPER (XL – 3XL), PAPER (XS – L)