The Shepherd

The Shepherd

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A pleated A-line skirt with slanted pockets, side button fastenings and pleats for fullness. Soft and floaty in linen, or smart and hardy in cotton twill. Can be made lined or unlined.

All seam allowances are 1.5cm unless otherwise stated.

Skill level - intermediate.

Fabric suggestions - linen, cotton poplin, cotton voile, cotton sanded twill, hemp blends, Tencel/linen, needlecord, 4 - 8oz denim, lightweight wool, Indian handlooms (if narrow you may have to piece).

Paper vs PDF

If you order a paper copy you will be sent a printed version of our pattern. If you select PDF you are purchasing a digital file. This will include a tiled, an A0 copy shop file and your instructions. The tiled file can be used on any home printer, and is compatible with both A4 and US letter paper. You just need to print out the sheets and stick them together following the guide. Alternatively you can send off the copy shop file to be printed full size; we can usually recommend someone in your area. If you are in the UK we would recommend either The Fold Line or Pattern to Paper. The instructions can either be printed at home or simply follow along on your computer or phone.

You will need

Matching thread.

Buttons - 8 x 15mm/3/4".

Interfacing - 0.35M/1/2YD.

*Please note for some widths of cloths and sizes you will have to seam your fabric, but this is indicated on the pattern.

Fabrics Pictured (from left to right)

Carolina linen.

Portland Indian cotton.

8oz Organic Sanded Twill Effie Pink.

Fenn 160 linen.

Little Creek Organic Poplin.


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