Yellow Wool Skirt, McCall’s 6842

 

 

 

 

Pattern: McCalls 6842 (Out of Print)

Pattern Description:  MISSES’ SKIRTS: Skirts have contour waist, yoke variation, back zipper, and narrow hem. Designed for Light Weight Woven Fabrics.
SUGGESTED
FABRICS: Wools, Tweeds, Gabardine and Linen.

Sizing: Cut 14 waist and adjust 6 at the hip (or smaller than 6)

Difficulty: 4/Intermediate since I add lining

Fabric Used: Yellow Wool, gifted from a friend

Does it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope? Yes

Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes as it’s a simple make, but if you get stuck on anything you can watch the sew-along video.

Likes: supposed to be quick and easy one, but took longer than I wanted it to be, but I am happy with my skirt

Dislikes:  none

Pattern alterations or any design changes made: Took 2 inches from front and back and shorten skirt length almost 3 inches, add a lining, bias hem finish

Would I sew it again?  No, since I think this style doesn’t fit my body shape

Would I recommend it to others?  Yes

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