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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