Draft And Sew A Wrap Circle Skirt

Kristiann Boos, Sewing Pattern Designer

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9 Videos (55m)
    • 01 Introduction

    • 02 Project Overview

    • 03 Gathering Your Tools

    • 04 The Skirt Formula

    • 05 Drafting Your Skirt

    • 06 Fabric Talk

    • 07 Cut It Out

    • 08 Sewing Your Skirt

    • 09 Final Thoughts


About This Class

Sewing is an empowering, useful and exciting hobby. Creating your own handmade wardrobe allows you to make clothing that you love and feel proud of. You don’t need to be a pro to be able to make beautiful clothes, you can jump in with a few simple skills and make gorgeous pieces that you’ll adore and wear for years to come. Join this class and learn a handful of useful drafting and sewing skills as we create a beautiful wrap circle  skirt. 

This skirt can be sewn in four easy steps, and is a great project for someone looking to build on their sewing skills or for an more experience sewer who is looking for a simple, stylish project. 

  • You will learn how to draft the skirt pattern based on your waist measurement.
  • We’ll discuss how to choose a fabric that is suitable for this skirt.
  • I’ll walk you through a few basic sewing skills that will make up the construction steps of this skirt: Seam allowance, finishing edges, ease stitching, hemming a curved edge, and sewing a waistband.

All you need to get started are a few basic tools,  a sewing machine and a basic understanding of how to operate it. Let's get started!

22 of 22 students recommendSee All

Clear instructions to make a beautiful skirt. Calm teacher, nice style.
This was a great class. I love that she went from drafting the pattern to sewing it up. She took the time to go over fabric options and the technical things that many design and sewing teachers tend to skip over.
Great course!. Kristiann explains every step carefully. Even if you aren't planning to sew the skirt it is worth watching the videos. I have learnt some new techniques.





Kristiann Boos

Sewing Pattern Designer

Kristiann Boos is a Toronto based fashion designer that creates stylish sewing patterns under her label, Victory Patterns. She designs for the modern, stylish woman that loves to sew. She is a inspired by the fine and clever work of vintage clothing and loves to mix in modern lines.  

After teaching sewing to passionate hobbyists, Kristiann saw that her students were craving exciting and stylish patterns to sew. In 2011, Victory Patterns launched their first line of PDF patterns and in 2013, released their full line of printed patterns. Kristiann’s first book,
Boundless Style (Fons & Porter), a collection of modular patterns, was published in 2015. Victory Patterns has been featured in Sew Magazine, Mollie Makes, Toronto Star, Flare Magazine, Makeful TV, among others. 

Kristiann is passionate about empowering people to make, sew and to use their hands to create something beautiful and special for themselves. She believes that "making" is the way to the future and is thrilled to arm you with the skills you need to get you there!