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  • Pleated Plaid Skirt

    Needle crafts, Sewing, Skirts  |  0 Commentpleated plaid skirt

    I used a yard of this plaid fabric and had plenty left over. I also used a bit of an "elastic for the back waist. Start with a (crude) sketch of the dimensions of the skirt. I wanted pleats starting below a 4 "yoke. There are several ways to make the yoke. You can make a rectangle that fits around the hip, sew the sides up and insert elastic in the waistband, like a typical rectangular gathered skirt. You could also cut a fitted yoke for the front and back and insert a zipper at the