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Princess Seam Pencil Skirt 04/2012 #118B



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Women’s skirt sewing pattern available for download. Available in various sizes and is produced by BurdaStyle Magazine.

This feminine pencil skirt has a small slit in the back and darts in the front and back for a perfect fit throughout. Bonus? It’s super easy to make!

This pattern is from the Sicilian Streets collection.

Recommended Materials

Skirt fabrics.

Amount of Fabrics

Cotton Satin,
width: 150 cm (59 ins)
length: 0.90 m (1 yd) for all sizes. ­


Vilene Bias Tape/ stay tape.

1 invisible zip, 40 cm (16 ins) long.

Seam Allowance

This pattern doesn't include seam allowance

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    Aug 13, 2014, 08.19 PMby bibakotev

    Would this be a good pattern for a beginner sewer?

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      Aug 14, 2014, 03.19 AMby Evelyn Hughes

      I think it would be a perfect beginners project. Just not and absolute beginner. Pick a stretch woven fabric for easy fitting – like the recommended cotton sateen.

      You just may need help with the zipper if you havent done one before!

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      Aug 14, 2014, 03.23 AMby ryzajabestia

      I think so. It relatively easy to sew. Depending how much experience you have, you might be a little challenged by the invisible zipper, but I think the rest is rather doable. Good luck !

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    Jan 15, 2013, 02.31 AMby Renate Yerkes

    not dorky. also, have you tried flatform shoes in the ballet and ankle strap style?

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    Jan 14, 2013, 03.01 PMby FabricUiPhoneApp

    This skirt, in #that@ teal color, is what I want to wear. But can a pencil skirt be worn with flats? I ask because I cannot safely wear heels at this point in my life. Pencil skirt + flats = dorky?

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      Jan 16, 2013, 05.04 PMby Cierra Pamplin

      No, not dorky at all. Try flats with a patent finish if you want them to be a little more dressy. Also, try wedges or pumps with thick heels. I couldn’t last a work day in heels!

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