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  • Vintage 1950s Pattern, Vogue Pencil Skirt, 'Easy To Sew' - pattern pieces
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Dawn & Gill

    Vogue Wiggle Skirt Pattern

    One of the most popular skirts is the wiggle or pencil skirt. It has hands down stood the test of time throughout the decades. When you choose our wonderful Vogue wiggle skirt featuring a fitted style that shows off your curves and creates an alluring hourglass shape. A versatile set of skirts which can be worn for all kinds of occasions and paired with different tops and blouses for a lovely retro look. This chic design for a 'wiggle' pencil skirt is very 'easy to make' with just three pattern pieces! Straight skirt has stitched or released hip bone darts and vent in centre back seam.

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

    Size Guide

    Waist: 30” (76cm)
    Hip: 40” (102cm)

    Sewing Notions

    Thread, ribbon seam binding, hooks and eyes

    Fabric Amount Guide

    No allowance for matching plaids or stripes.
    Waist: 30” (76cm)
    Hip: 40” (102cm)
    View A
    54” With Nap* or Without Nap|, 1 yd.
    View B (cut crosswise)
    35” With Nap* or Without |, 1 ½ yds.
    7” Skirt Placket Zipper
    Length of Skirt at center-front from waist-line, 28 ½”
    Width at lower edge of Skirt in Size 26 is 40”
    3” Hem allowed

    *With nap, shading, pile or one-way design.
    |Without nap, shading or pile or with a two-way design.
    3 pattern pieces.

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    What You Will Receive

    If you select a Paper Pattern, 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. If you choose to purchase the original pattern, you receive a piece of history which will include age-related wear and tear.