The Mara Mini Skirt oozes modern chic style. It is cut short with a high banded waistline in an A-line silhouette featuring a snap front, contrast stitch detailing, belt loops, and extra large side pockets to fit her smart phone. Check out our matching pattern for Girls Sizes 2T to 8/9 (sold separately), perfect for sister sets.
SUGGESTED FABRICS: Bottom-weight fabrics like denim, corduroy, velveteen, cotton sateen, twill or canvas, 54"-60" wide. Use lighter woven fabrics like shirting, quilting cotton or lining material for the pocket lining in order to reduce bulk in the seams. Cover sample sewn with upcycled jeans and a quilting cotton pocket lining.
ALL SIZES = 1 yard of main fabric (all outer pieces) + 1/3 yard of lining material (for pocket lining).
5/8" Dritz Heavy Duty Snap Kit - It comes with 7 snaps but you'll only use 6 for this skirt. The snap installing hardware is included in the kit. KAM Snaps can also be used on medium-weight fabrics.
• OPTIONAL: Topstitching thread and topstitching needle or 4.0/90 size twin needle.
• OPTIONAL: 1/3 yard of 1/2"-wide elastic for making waistband adjustable.
• OPTIONAL: Small scraps of fusible interfacing for reinforcing snap placket on lighter fabrics.
This pattern comes in sizes 10 (tweens) to 18 (teens). A little girl's version (sizes 2T to 8/9) is also available and sold separately. See the last picture for fabric requirements and sizing charts.
NOTE: This is a downloadable PDF pattern, NOT A PAPER PATTERN. Your pattern can be opened with Adobe Reader and will print on standard letter-size paper (8.5" x 11"). There are 28 pages total in this document, including full-size, computer-drafted pattern pieces.
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