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Darcy

The pleated wrap skirt sewing pattern

Darcy

The pleated wrap skirt sewing pattern

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Advanced Beginner

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  • Fabric & Supplies

    Light to medium weight woven fabrics such as linen, linen blends, and rayon, viscose, Tencel, and silk. 

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    All-purpose polyester sewing thread, sewing machine needle, 2 1/8 yards lightweight fusible interfacing, point turner, one yard 1/4" twill tape.

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  • Sizing & Fit

    Sophia is wearing a size 2 graded to a 4 at the hip. We also removed 1/2" at the waist, and reduced the hip depth by 1". Her measurements are 34", 25.5", 37" and she is 5'8"

    Morgan is wearing a size 20 with no adjustments. Her measurements are 48”, 41”, 52” and she is 5'9".

    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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    We want to help you achieve the best fit possible so you can sew garments you truly love. Our fit guides are designed to help you better understand the fit and details of each pattern. Use fit guides in conjunction with the finished measurement chart to better understand the ease and intended fit of each pattern.

  • Details

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