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Sew an elastic waistband - DIY tutorial

Gina jersey skirt PDF sewing pattern

Our GINA pattern is an easy breezy casual jersey skirt. The skirt features an encased waistband, into which elastic band is inserted.

Skill Level: Beginners and up

Recommended Fabric: Stretchy jersey fabrics

Notions: 1.5cm (5/8") elastic band, 46-53cm (18-21") in length, depending on the size you will sew.

Seam Allowance: The pattern includes 1cm (3/8") seam allowance

Provided with your purchase:

  • A Test Print document to help you ensure that you will print your pattern in the proper scale;
  • An “eBook”, with step-by-step instructions for sewing your project;
  • An “Overview”, which is a snapshot of all the pattern pieces;
  • The pattern pieces, in two paper size formats: A4 for our European customers, and US Letter for our North American customers. Simply print the PDF for the paper size you normally use.

This pattern includes 8 printable individual sizes: 62, 68, 74, 80, 86, 92, 98 and 104 (6mo, 9mo, 12mo, 18mo, 24mo, 2yr, 3yr, 4/5yr).

Required material based on a 1,40 meter (55″) bolt: (The skirt is cut on the bias)

62-68 (6-9 mo): 45 cm (17 3/4")
74-80 (12-18mo): 47 cm (18 1/2")
86-92 (24mo-2yr): 49 cm (19 1/4")
98-104 (3-4/5yr): 51 cm (20 1/8")

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Sew an elastic waistband - DIY tutorial