I'm usually a 6 or an 8 but the 6 fit perfectly, especially because it hit at the right spot on my waist.
How to Measure For the best fit, measure over the undergarments you'll be wearing. Stand with your feet approximately 12" apart. Measure around the chest at the fullest part of the bust. The tape should be held securely around the body but not tight. Measure around your waist at the narrowest part. Notify Me When Available. Full Pleated Skirt - Circle Print is rated 4.
Rated 4 out of 5 by rholly from Looks beautiful, feels tight. I have gotten nothing but compliments when wearing them. Visually, they look great! They aren't quite as comfortable as I wanted them to be because the top is not stretchy at all. Forgive my ignorance but if I have a 38ish waist and my first circle is 44 how much fabric do I purchase? Sorry, but I am confused. The video version of the tutorial has instructions for figuring out how much fabric you need: Thank you for letting us know!
That is so cool! I want to make a floor length circle skirt and twice as full. This is the radius. You will cut two full circles with the above radius and sew them together.
In reality, you will actually be cutting many segments and sewing them together. A floor length double-full skirt is going to require a lot of seams.
Your best bet is going to be to make a template first. Remember to add seam allowances. Hi Lex, How would you go about making a circle skirt out of a fabric that already has a border? If you had, say, a circular tablecloth with a border, that would work. A better fit for fabric with a border would be a gathered skirt. Hello, I love circle skirts and want to up my game by attaching a bodice to my fabric waistband circle skirt before installing my zipper to the whole garment, do you have any suggestions to offer.
I really appreciated the tip you gave about taking off four inches to accommodate the bias cut of the waist. Any helpful suggestions like that regarding the bodice would be most helpful. When attaching a circle skirt to a bodice, I would assemble the bodice first.
It would be easiest to make the cut along a grainline. Attaching the zipper along a cut with bias could lead to wavy seams. How would you pin an elastic waistband to the skirt? This tutorial shows how to attach an elastic band to a circle skirt: This skirt is looking so cute. I am impressed with your creativity. I have a need to try this. Thanks and keep sharing. I tried stitching a full flair umbrella skirt…. Assuming umbrella skirt is just another name for a circle skirt… the sides of the skirt are cut on the bias.
Bias stretches, and over time, the weight of the skirt causes the bias-cut sections to stretch. Then remeasure the length, trim any excess, and hem. I thank you for this tutorial I thought I was an idiot after making three circles and still needing to cut in a full seam to compensate for not going down 4 inches in my measurement. My next circle skirt will be perfect. I even plan to do a rolled hem now that I have the rolled hem foot.
Do you have a tutorial for a circle skirt with pleats all types of pleats. I plan to make every variation I can now that I can master the circle skirt. A tutorial from you would be awesome because your the only one who told me to subtract 4 inches.
I know this is several years old now but I wanted to say thank you for all the math you did. I make cloths a LOT and I love the fullness and seamlessness of a circle skirt, so every time I make one I come here just to double check I am doing it right. Tried a couple times to get the template. Hi Carole- Did you try the link on this page?
I have a customer order for 3 poodle skirts. I am making them out of felt, which does not stretch. For the radius, I am so confused. There is also an online calculator app, and that gave me another measurement for radius. Your email address will not be published. Two new retro inspired sewing patterns! March 26, at 4: April 4, at 2: April 5, at 2: April 20, at May 2, at June 3, at 7: June 4, at 1: June 4, at 9: June 4, at July 19, at 5: July 20, at 3: July 25, at 1: July 28, at 9: They provide an awesome, feminine profile that kind hide all kinds of figure flaws.
A contemporary look for this skirt is to wear it with a crop top, allowing a portion of the tummy to show. This is a cute look that can attract all the right kind of attention. Cheap circle skirts are great for summer, in shorter styles, and look equally good in maxi length. They are comfortable, cute and affordable.
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Alright so I figured out that the skirts with the shorter waistband are smaller than expected and the skirts with the taller waistband are a bit bigger. Jun 07, · A circle skirt is a full, flowy skirt that gets its name from the circular shape of the skirt when it is spread out. You can make your own circle skirt using some colorful store bought fabric or create your own printed fabric. Even if you are new to sewing, a circle skirt is an easy project that you 88%(57). Shop for circle skirt online at Target. Free shipping on purchases over $35 and save 5% every day with your Target REDcard.