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High-Waisted Skirt

High-Waisted Skirt

Once you have drafted your basic straight skirt sloper, you are ready to draft a high-waisted skirt. In this lesson you will learn our easy step method for raising the waistline and how then how to change a skirt from two darts to a single dart. You will also learn how to draft a facing so that you will have a beautifully clean finished waistline.

Module Description Step
1 Lesson Prep 1-5
2 Drafting the Front & Back Skirt High-Waist 1-3
3 Front and Back Darts 1-4
4 Trueing the High Waistline 1-14C
5 Skirt Facings 1-7
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MODULE 1 • Lesson Prep

Step Description
1A For this lesson, you will need a piece of white unlined pattern paper measuring 22” (55.9cm) wide x 36” (91.4cm) long.
1B And for your skirt facings, you will need 2 pieces of white pattern paper measuring 10” (25.4cm) wide by 8” (20.32cm) long.
2 You will also need your oaktag basic skirt sloper.


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