I wanted a skirt in structured fabric and went for what I believe is an upholstery fabric from a discounted pile of leftover pieces. It's thick and it's polyester, an absolute nightmare to iron!
I used my peplum skirt pattern without the peplum.
Not having a lining doesn't mean you can't finish the inside neatly. I often use bias tape to finish the inside edge of a waistband.
Hagen skirt sew-along - Part 5
We've sewn the zipper and now we’ll attach the lining to the zipper tape. This is traditionally done by hand from the...
Hagen skirt sew-along - Part 4
Start by sewing the darts. Pop over to our tutorial on how to sew darts. Note that the dart legs are not straight but...
Hagen skirt sew-along - Part 3
Today we'll be cutting the fabric for our Hagen skirts. We are using black wool suiting and will be cutting the third...