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Few garments are as enduring as the pencil skirt. The Christina skirt is a wardrobe classic with subtle modern details like a faced back split. Make this skirt in a neutral twill for a workwear staple, or try something daring like faux leather.

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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).

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All-purpose polyester thread, sewing machine needle, 1/2 yard lightweight fusible interfacing, 9" - 12" invisible zipper, and hand-sewing needle.

Medium weight woven fabrics such as denim, twill, chino, linen, and suiting. Optional: Stretch wovens.

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18 - 20 pages

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

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Free Member Bonus
Christina Bonus

Turn the Christina skirt into a classic tailored pencil skirt. In this bonus variation available exclusively to members, we provide the pattern pieces and instructions needed to add a center back vent, side seam pockets, and welt pockets.

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Techniques and customization ideas for your Christina

Install an Invisible Zipper

Learn how to install an invisible zipper with this step-by-step tutorial (and video!)
Christina Bonus Variation

This bonus pattern includes welt and side pockets and a traditional vent at the hem.
Sewing with Stretch Wovens

Learn how to sew with stretch wovens.