I am just wondering if anyone has any hints or tips on drafting a pleated skirt pattern.
I know it shouldn’t be that difficult – but trying to do the arithmatic is making my head hurt!
How do I calculate how many pleats I need and what width they need to be, so that the skirt ends up with the correct waist measurement?
(for example, if total waist circumference is 90cm, and the front & back skirt pieces are 115 cm wide each; and pleats are approx 2cm wide)
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It looks like box pleats, but the pleats are bigger at the hem, so I think its a circle…
Ok very tricky, but I will try to explain. There is no seam in the back, so the seam is…
Hi, It looks like the pattern piece is for the pocket. Sometimes in pockets, one half …
I would make 2 darts, spaced out a bit.
I would run away from this. You would need an industrial sewing machine and years of ex…