Sarah Basic Pencil Skirt

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Free Pencil Skirt Pattern




Every closet needs at least one, or two pencil skirts. Pencil skirts are easy to sew and easy to mix and match too. Pencil skirts can be very classy and formal, but it can also be young, modern and cute, depending on how you choose the fabric and colour. Today we introduce to you a very basic pencil skirt sewing pattern, which is perfect for beginner level sewers. If you are looking for a quick and simple sewing project, this is the right place to start.

This pencil skirt features a panelled design, a pencil silhouette which falls right below the knee and a kick pleat at the back for easy movement. It is a practical piece of clothing, with countless mixing options. This Sarah pencil skirt will look great with button down shirt and high heels for a working day, or with simple T shirt and sneakers for a date with your girlfriends.

You can either make it with just one color or print (like the example below that i have made):

What sewing supplies do I need to start sewing

And of course, our patterns are alway free for you to download. Why wait? Let’s start stitching!

Cutting instruction:

After taping down all the pages following the instruction, the pattern pieces will look like this:

Sarah Pencil Skirt

One advantage of this skirt is that it is easy to make. It will not take you too much time to finish this nice piece of garment.

Center front – 1pcs

Side front – 2pcs

Center back – 2pcs

Side back – 2pcs

Front waistband – 2pcs + Fusible interfacing – 1pcs

Back waistband – 4pcs + Fusible interfacing – 2pcs

When sewing the skirt, you must remember to match the notches and ensure the pieces are aligned.

Pattern Printing Instruction

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