Start your sewing adventure with us.    Join Seamwork


No. 3010

Seamwork members can download new patterns like Bristol each month. Membership starts at just $5.83 per month!

Join Seamwork Now

Not ready to join yet? Buy Bristol now for $14.00.

With its full shape and stealthy pocket underneath the center panel, the Bristol skirt has a few surprises. An elastic waistband makes it an easy, comfortable sew, and the silhouette allows you to quickly create a vintage look.

Also pictured: Astoria sweater

Seamwork Issue 5


Our Misses patterns are drafted for a C cup and our Curvy patterns are drafted for DD. Both are drafted for a height of 5'8" (172 cm).

0 - 26

All-purpose polyester thread, 44" of 1-inch wide knit elastic. Optional: Embroidery floss, hand-sewing needle.

Lightweight fabrics such as rayon or silk challis, light twill, charmeuse.

This pattern is a digital download. When you purchase a PDF pattern from Seamwork, your new pattern will be stored in your download library, where you can download it as many times as you like.

Most pattern PDFs are layered for easier printing.

30 pages

Misses and Curvy print-at-home files, Misses and Curvy copy shop files. See contents file in download for detailed descriptions.

Teaching a class using Bristol? Purchase a bulk license for your classroom here.

Teaching a class using Bristol?

We love seeing Seamwork patterns in the classroom! A bulk license will allow you to print as many copies of your pattern as you need for your students.

Please also review our teaching terms and conditions.


Techniques and customization ideas for your Bristol

Learn to Sew with Delicate Fabrics

Tips and tricks for working with delicate and sheer fabrics.
How to Sew an Overlay

Add sheer layers to create a bold look.
Sew Strong Pockets

How to reinforce your pockets with decorative stitching.