Added Jun 30, 2014
London, United K...
I used the top panels from this pattern and drafted the bottom panels myself. I basically draw a straight skirt starting with the Burda panels as the top of my skirt, cut them at the diagonal lines and then I slashed and spread the bottom panels making them as wide as my fabric was.
I’ve recently re-stumbled upon one of Susan Khalje’s videos for Threads magazine where she is talking/showing techniques for building waistbands. I decided to give the 4 layers+ ribbon waistband a try – my fabric was light enough to handle this kind of treatment.
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