Charlotte Skirt sewing pattern / PDF version


Go straight back to the ’60s with this A-line skirt sewing pattern. The Charlotte skirt is a vintage-inspired sewing pattern featuring 3 styles in 1.
Are you in love with the minimal A-line style typical of the 1960s? Or can’t you imagine a skirt without pockets? Fancy more challenging yourself with a buttoned skirt? You don’t have to choose! You’re just going to enjoy 3 different variations in the very same sewing pattern to fill your DIY wardrobe with lovely retro skirts.

Pick this PDF version to print your sewing pattern at home and get started sewing right away.

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The Charlotte Skirt sewing pattern includes 3 versions in 1:

  • version 1: a high-waisted A-line skirt with a centre front seam and a back opening with an invisible zipper.
  • version 2: same as version 1 but with two lovely in-seam pockets very easy to sew.
  • version 3: a more sophisticated A-line skirt with a front buttoned panel. Make it special with fabric-covered buttons!

This multi-size sewing pattern includes all sizes from XS to 3XL. Seam allowances are already included to make it easier to trace and cut.

All sewing patterns by TYP/Patterns are easy to use thanks to their detailed instruction booklet that will take you through all the steps to make the skirt: from choosing the perfect size, to buying the correct fabric and cutting it the efficient way, to sewing it like a pro.

This digital version contains the following files:

  • a PDF instruction booklet that will help you every step of the way. You’ll find useful resources as the dressmaker’s jargon and fabric requirements for each size/version and for 2 fabric heights with the related cutting schemes. Sewing your Charlotte skirt will be so easy with the step-by-step tutorial with photo-instructions. You’ll also find many tips and tricks to improve your sewing skills.
  • a print-at-home tiled pattern to print all versions at once on A4 paper.
  • one print-at-home tiled pattern for each of the 3 versions to print just what you need saving ink and paper.
  • a PDF step-by-step guide on how to print the pattern at home and assemble it the right way.
  • the wide PDF pattern to print at a copy shop on a plotter.

Files are organised in two zipped folders, one for ENGLISH and one for ITALIAN.

Language: English, Italian
Designed in Italy with love.
Personal/Non-commercial use only

This product is available in digital format. You’ll be able to download the files right after you complete your purchase.

Digital products cannot be returned, sorry.

Use medium- to heavy-weight fabrics that can keep the trapeze shape such as denim, cotton stretch, corduroy, jacquard, wool or gabardine.

This pattern includes sizes: XS-3XL.

  • 0.75 m to 1.35 m x 1.50 m (1 yd to 1 yd 1/2 x 60″) fabric depending on size and version.
  • matching thread
  • interfacing (20 cm – 8″)
  • 6 22 mm buttons (for version 3)
  • 1 22 cm invisible zipper (for versions 1 and 2)
  • sewing machine and basic tools