Sidonie Hiking Skirt

Added Mar 14, 2008

by sunnyb64

Bear, Delaware, ...

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Description

Yes, I know it sounds odd, but I have friends who swear by these things when hiking! Basically, I took the Sidone pattern, eliminated the waistband and the back seam, used the top portion to make a yoke about 4" wide, and turned it into a wrap skirt. (I used the front piece twice—each side is angled and over more than half the length.) I also made a velcro tab inside and a buckled tab outside to hold it closed, and added a cargo pocket.

Material Notes

nylon, moleskin (for inside yoke), velcro, twill tape, buckle, button

Difficulty

Novice

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Credits

Kathryn for letting me borrow her skirt to see how it stayed closed

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    Mar 17, 2008, 04.06 PMby sewextreme

    What a clever idea, and functional too! Nice attention to detail.

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    Mar 14, 2008, 02.01 PMby nehmah

    Something for my granddaughter; she will enjoy wearing this at the shore. She lives on an island off the Rhode Island coast.

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    Mar 14, 2008, 11.00 AMby marmota-b

    Great job!

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    Mar 14, 2008, 10.12 AMby kallers

    Wow, that looks super comfortable! very creative!

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    Mar 14, 2008, 09.00 AMby lcavagnolo

    I’ve seen these before, but never thought to make one. What a great idea!!! :)

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Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/sidonie-hiking-skirt