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Free Skirt Patterns - Over 100 designs!
Sewing quick tip: For more accurate stitching and more comfortable sewing,
position your sewing machine, if possible, so that you’re sitting right in front of the
needle, instead of centered with your sewing machine with the needle off to one
Sewing quick tip: When stitching heavy denim fabrics, use a special denim or jeans
sewing machine needle. The thicker shaft and sharper point of this needle can pierce
through layers of thick denim easily and without breaking.
Sewing quick tip: Problem: There's a crease down the middle of your length of fabric
that won't press out and you have pattern pieces that need to be placed on the
fold line. Solution: Instead of folding your fabric in half lengthwise where the
selvages meet at the top, fold the top and bottom halves of your fabric so that the
selvages meet in the center. Then you can lay your fabric pieces along either the
top or bottom folded edge (as long as the patterns pieces aren't too wide).
Sew straight pencil skirts, circle skirts, gathered skirts, and more with this collection
of over one-hundred free skirt patterns for women gathered from all over the web.