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  • Model wearing teen age skirts and suspenders made from Simplicity 1281 pattern
  • Model wearing teen age skirts and suspenders made from Simplicity 1281 pattern
  • Model wearing teen age skirts and suspenders made from Simplicity 1281 pattern
  • Model wearing teen age skirts and suspenders made from Simplicity 1281 pattern
  • Model wearing teen age skirts and suspenders made from Simplicity 1281 pattern
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Dawn & Gill

    40s Skirt Pattern

    A “Simple to Make” flared skirt and a skirt are featured. The flared skirt, view 2, has suspenders with contrasting ribbon trim. Slim skirt, view 3, has a walking pleat in back. Decorative flap cented with saddle stitching. Special “How-to-do-chart is included for beginning sewers.

    Offered here as: Paper Pattern and the Original pattern. This pattern is also available as a PDF download.

    Size Guide

    Waist Sizes: 25 ½” (64.8cm)
    Hip: 34” (86.4cm)
    Finished Length of Skirt: 30 ¼” (76.8cm)

    Sewing Notions

    VIEW 1, 2 AND 3: - 2 spools of Thread; Bias Seam Binding (Optional); 7” Zipper for side opening; 1 Button. VIEW 2: - Contrasting Thread. VIEW 3: - 6 Strand Embroidery Thread or Buttonhole Twist for saddle stitching.

    Fabric Amount Guide

    Extra Fabric is required for matching plaids, stripes and one-way design fabrics.
    JUNIOR MISS
    Waist Size: 25 ½” (64.8cm)
    VIEW 1 – SKIRT
    35”, 36” fabric with nap, 3 ¼ yds.
    35”, 36” fabric without nap, 3 yds.
    44”, 45” fabric without nap, 2 ½ yds.
    54” fabric without nap, 2 1/8 yds.
    VIEW 2 – SKIRT AND SUSPENDERS
    35”, 36” fabric with nap, 3 3/8 yds.
    35”, 36” fabric without nap, 3 3/8 yds.
    44”, 45” fabric without nap, 2 7/8 yds.
    54” fabric without nap, 2 1/8 yds.
    VIEW 3 – SKIRT
    35”, 36” fabric with or without nap, 2 yds.
    54” fabric without nap, 1 ¼ yds.
    Width Around Lower Edge of
    View 1 or 2, 125 ½”
    View 3, 50”

    VIEW 2 – SUSPENDERS FACINGS (WHEN NAP OR HEAVY FABRIC IS USED)
    35”, 36”, 39” fabric, 5/8 yd.

    VIEW 2 – RIBBON FOR SUSPENDERS TRIM
    ¾” wide, 2 ¼ yds.

    8 pieces pattern

    Recommended Fabrics

    V.1 and 2: Corduroy, velveteen, cotton, linen, pique, denim, rayon, butcher rayon, taffeta, wool, tweed. V. 3: Corduroy, velveteen, cotton, denim, linen, pique, wool, tweed. See our Fabric Partners

    Skill Level

    Intermediate

    What You Will Receive

    You will receive a true to scale reproduction sewing pattern printed on A0 premium paper, along with instructions, and a full-colour front cover. Your pattern will arrive, in a clear resealable envelope for easy storage.

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