Eleonora Pleated Mini Skirt (last copy available in print)
Note: this is the last copy of the Eleonora pattern. It is no longer available as a printed pattern.
Above-knee length 1/3 circle skirt with a pleated front and a zip fly closure at the back. Wide waist band with three buttons at the back.
The skirt is unlined.
Use a medium-weight non-stretch fabric, such as brocade or a light wool. You can go for either a very stiff fabric, or for something drapier, depending on your personal taste. The sample is made of a silk brocade (Eurokangas).
Skill level: Average
Model is also wearing the Grace corset top.
Materials & Supplies
- Fabric: 95 - 145 cm / 1 - 1¾ yd
- Fusible interfacing: 30 cm / ½ yd
- 18 cm / 7” zipper
- 3 small buttons (diameter approx. 1.2 cm / ½”)