Video Tutorial A: Rectangle Skirt + Long Sleeve with Cuff Option
Video Tutorial B: Circle Skirt + Short Sleeve
The Essential Set includes all options needed for a basic dress or peplum (see variations below)
In the Essential Set you get a set of three skirts in dress length and a set of three in peplum length. The three different skirts are full circle, 1/4 circle and rectangle. You essentially get every skirt option to accommodate for how much or how little fabric you have. All that in one pattern is why I named it The Essential Set 😘 I hope it becomes your go-to, too 😊
Able to sew a stretch and straight stitch with a sewing machine.
Full Circle Skirt - Peplum Length
1/4 Circle Skirt - Peplum Length
Gathered Rectangle Skirt - Peplum Length
Full Circle Skirt - Dress Length
1/4 Circle Skirt - Dress Length
Gathered Rectangle Skirt - Dress Length
Long Sleeve with a Cuff
Long Sleeve without a Cuff
12M, 18M, 2T, 3T, 4, 5, 6, 6X, 7, 8, 10, 12, 14 (see size chart for more details)
1-2 hours for all varietions
Tools & Materials:
Adobe Reader + Printer + Paper + Tape
Recommended Fabric and Fiber Content:
Bodice, Sleeves, Full Circle Skirt, 1/4 Circle Skirt, Rectangle Skirt*: Knit Fabric** with 4 way stretch (35% minimum stretch across grain), Cotton or Polyester and Spandex - 1-1/2 to 3 yards non-directional fabric
Neckband 1 (recommended): Cotton/Spandex, Rib Knit (50% minimum stretch across grain) - 1/2 yard
or Neckband 2: Cotton/Spandex, Jersey Knit (50% minimum stretch across grain) - 1/2 yard
*Rectangle Skirt: Woven or Knit Fabric can be used. Stretch fabric is not required because this skirt is gathered.
**When using a slinky, very stretchy knit you may need to adjust the length because the weight of the fabric will pull the garment making it longer. See Appendix D if you need help adjusting the length.
Sewing Machine (or Serger/Overlock Machine) + Stretch Needles + Thread
Pins or Clips
Scissors or Rotary Wheel with Cutting Mat
Optional Tools & Materials:
Zipped File Includes:
52 page instruction
Vivid picture tutorial detailing each step, perfect for a beginner.
Finished measurement chart
A0 paper size pattern pieces
Letter and A4 size pattern pieces
Layers feature on Letter and A4 size pattern pieces
Trimless pages on Letter and A4 size pattern pieces
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