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Simplicity 2258
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  • Trace and cut out the pattern
  • Lay out and cut out the pattern from fabric
  • Stitch together and press your skirt
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  2. Fabric Types
  3. What the Information on the Pattern Envelope Means
  4. Types of Patterns and What the Markings Mean
  5. Taking Body Measurements
  6. Tracing the Patterns and Understanding Markings
  7. Preparing the Fabric, Laying Out the Pattern Pieces, and Cutting Out the Fabric
  8. Getting to Know your Sewing Machine
  9. Sewing the Skirt
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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 5271 

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Reviewed by:Pennylayne
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Posted on:8/25/08 5:30 PM


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MarthaH said... (8/26/08 3:59 PM) Reply
Really cute. My guess is that perhaps you made the top out of woven, instead of knit, which may be why the pattern wouldn't go over his head?
heathercampbell29 said... (8/26/08 10:41 AM) Reply
I completely love the flaming guitars. My 8 year old nephew would love these. I had the opposite neck problem with a similar pattern as the neckline for the shirt part of my 3 year olds pjs came out huge! But I think I probably just made the wrong size.
Darla in PA said... (8/26/08 6:27 AM) Reply
Cute PJs. As far as the neckband, measure the ribbing around the childs head and use that length or measurement length of neckline at seam and multiply by .75.
 
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