The Granville Skirt

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The Granville Skirt sewing pattern by Wendy Ward is a collaboration between Simply Sewing magazine, MIY Collection and Cico books. It’s the latest in our series of easy sewing patterns and has a simple-sew wrap style with an A-line shape and button fastening.

Granville skirt sewing patternIf you’ve ever wondered how to sew a skirt, this is a great pattern to get you started. Or for more confident sewists, this is a great weekend project that offers a flattering fit and shape.

The Waterfall Jacket, from Cotton+Chalk

Issue 25, Simply Sewing magazine, £6.99Sizes: UK 6-24 (US 4-22/EUR 34-52)


  • Insert darts to create a flattering fit
  • Use interfacing to add stability and shape
  • Add a buttonhole and button fastening.

SSM25 Granville skirt sewing pattern detail

You will need

  • Main fabric: 2.5m (234yds) of 112cm (44in) width fabric, or 2.3m (212yds) of 140cm (55in) width fabric.
  • Iron-on interfacing: to match fabric weight, 90x90cm (36x36in)
  • Bias binding: 2.5m (234yds)
  • 2 buttons: 2-3cm (34–114in) diameter
  • Matching thread

Fabric suggestions:

Medium weight woven fabrics such as denim, linen, cotton blends, corduroy, chintz, poplin and lightweight wools.