How To Spec a Leather Skirt

How To Spec a Leather Skirt

How To Spec a Leather Skirt

Learn how to spec a leather skirt, the way they do it at the largest leather manufacturer in the U.S., GIII Apparel Group. This lesson will teach you how to measure various design details on a skirt, including pocket zippers, a fly, a yoke and a back vent. Soon you’ll be specing like a pro and be able to move on to how-to create a Tech Pack!

Add to your knowledge of how-to spec, by viewing our lessons, How-To-Spec a Leather Pant and How-To Spec a Leather Jacket.

Module Description Step
1 Skirt Spec Sheet 1-1
2 Front Skirt Specs 1-9
3 Back Skirt Specs 1-6
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Step Description
1 Garment specs are recorded on a company spec sheet. This is an example of one company’s spec sheet containing all of the key points of measure for this particular style skirt.


Step Description
1 Begin specing by finding the skirt length. Measure at center front from the top of the skirt front waist to the bottom of the hem.
2A Match up the front and back waistlines and then measure from left to right, following the contour of the waist.
2B Fold the tape measure over to double the measurement to find the total waist circumference.


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