The Liberty Skirt Pattern by Parson Gray

The Liberty Skirt started as an over-the-top couture design to showcase the Seven Wonders fabrics on an exaggeratedly tall mannequin. The ridiculously long skirt got so much attention and I found that everyone wanted it that way! Now, of course, we've designed it at the studio to make as long as you like. Just add as many layers to the cake as you feel for a knee, shin, ankle or floor mop fit!

FINISHED SIZE CHART:
Note: Skirt rests 1 1/2" below the natural waistline.

Size:Midriff:Hips:
X SM (4)26 3/4"40"
S (6-8)29 1/4"44"
M (10-12)31 3/4"46 1/2"
L (14-16)34 3/4"54 1/2"
XL (18-20)40"56"

FINISHED SKIRT LENGTHS:

No. of Tiers:Midriff to Hem:
319"
425"
531"
637"
743"
8++6" for each additional tier

FABRICS NEEDED:
Note: The yardage given is for a one-way design. Allow extra yardage for centering or matching a design on your fabric. Skirt is made using 44" wide quilting fabric.
Note: Each tier is made from a different fabric print; yardage amounts for each tier are listed separately.
Note: Additional fabric will be needed if making a skirt with 8+ tiers. Plan to add 1/4 yard of fabric for each additional tier.
**Note: For Tiers 5+ the fabric will be folded on the crosswise grain, matching the cut ends of the fabric.

YARDAGE CHART:

Skirt TierExterior Fabric Yardage
Tier 15/8 yard
Tier 25/8 yard
Tier 35/8 yard
Tier 45/8 yard
Tier 5**1 3/8 yard
Tier 61 5/8 yard
Tier 71 5/8 yard
Tier 8 +Add an additional 1/4 yard for each prospective Tier

OTHER MATERIALS:

  • 5/8 yard of 45" wide muslin for the Lining of Tier 1
  • 6" x 6" piece of fabric for the Cross Applique
  • 9" coordinating invisible zipper
  • 1 small hook & eye
  • 1 spool of coordinating thread (I use Coats Dual Duty Plus®)

TOOLS NEEDED: Scissors, Iron/ironing board, Ruler, Fabric marking pencil or pen, Straight pins, Tape measure, Temporary fabric spray adhesive(optional), Seam Ripper, Hand-sewing needle, Masking tape, Marker, Transparent tape, Invisible Zipper foot (for your sewing machine)

$16.95
2 in stock
 
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