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Dawn & Gill

    Wiggle Skirt Pattern

    A four gore skirt with empire waistband. Perfect for your separates wardrobe, is this versatile, arrow slim skirt. Paris inspired empire-type waistband sets off the soft pleats at the hip-line. Skirt tapers gently, has a short centre front slit for walking comfort.

    Offered here as; Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern. This pattern is also available as an Instant Download.

    Size Guide

    Size: 16 (Vintage size)
    Waist: 28” (71cm)
    Hips: 37” (94cm)

    Finished back length of skirt from natural waistline – 2” turn-up, 30 ½” (77.5cm)

    Sewing Notions

    About 2 1/8 yds. ½” Seam Binding. ¼ yd. Feather Boning.

    Fabric Amount Guide

    35” FABRIC (All Fabric),
    39” FABRIC (All Fabric),
    54” FABRIC (All Fabric),
    Note: This design is not suitable for fabrics with diagonal stripe or a decided diagonal weave. The above yardage does not allow for shrinkage. Lower Edge Measurement: Size 28” – 46” (71.2cm – 116.9cm)

    Recommended Fabrics

    Lightweight Wools, Crepe, Shantung, Faille, Linen, Pique, Velveteen. See our Fabric Partners

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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.