I’m planning to sew a skirt from an older burdastyle issue (9/2008, Mod.124).
It has got beautiful pleatsmainly in the middle front and the same pleats on the back piece (it’s the same piece for front and back).
Now…I do not want to have ‘middle pleats’ at the back, just a simple non-pleated backskirt that fits to the front skirt and waistband properly.
I’m thinking about achieving a simple back piece by measuring and fitting but are there any extras I should take care of?
From the patterns on here this one comes closest to it:
I would appreciate any comments, Thank you!
It depends on the knots you require.
Thank you for this information, I’ll use it to repair my pants. Thank you
I’m interested in the April 2011 issue.
thank you, Kate. I am really amazed, that there is not much more work involved…but I …
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