Average body height 168 cm
Fabric width 140-150 cm
XS-L 2.1 m / XL 2.1 m-2.4 m** / 2XL 2.4 m-2.7 m** / 3XL 2.4 m-3.0 m**
** you can use less fabric if you split the waistband and add a 1 cm seam allowance to join the 2 parts together. See the layout page for examples.
Suggested fabrics are light to midweight fabrics such as cotton poplin, denim, wool, faux leather, cotton twill. The black cotton poplin is sourced from Rekotex who creates life to leftover fabric by offering high quality fabrics from leading fashion brands. Bought through Sustainable Makerroom .
YOU WILL ALSO NEED:
Elastic tape width 10 cm: XS 70 cm, S 80 cm, M 90 cm, L 100 cm, XL 110 cm, 2XL 120 cm, 3XL 130 cm
Option: If you cannot find an elastic waistband this wide you can use any width you prefer. But make sure to reduce the width of the fabric waistband to this formula - The width of the elastic waistband x 2 + 2,5 cm.
MAKE MORE WITH THIS PATTERN
- Wear it as a dress together with a Cuff top or V-neck cuff top in the same fabric
- Shorten to a knee length skirt
- Play around with different width of the elastic
- Use contrasting colour thread for your stitchings
Use #talmaxiskirt for sharing your make and add #talbyme if it is ok for us to share ♥