The Kelham Skirt

SS55 Kelham Skirt Sewing Patter

Meet the only skirt pattern you’ll need! Mix and match for 20 ways to sew MIY Collection‘s Kelham A-Line Skirt sewing pattern – with its pleat, pockets and waistband details.

Bespoke, couture, made-to-measure – thanks to our sewing skills, they’re all words we can use to describe our own wardrobe! And now we can add another unique-to-us creation to our collection with our latest issue’s Kelham Skirt pattern.

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SS55 Kelham Skirt sewing pattern

This classic A-line style has a whopping 20 variations to make, with two lengths and pleat, pocket and waistband options – how you combine them is up to you!


The Kelham Skirt

Available with issue 55 of Simply Sewing magazine.

You will need:

  • Fabric:
    115cm (45in) width x 2.5m (234yds), for sizes 1-5*
    140cm (55in) width x 2m (214yd), for all sizes
  • Medium-weight iron-on interfacing: 25x90cm (10x35in)
  • Closed-end zip: 20cm (8in)
  • Bias binding: 3m (31/4yd)
  • Basic sewing kit
  • Matching thread

*115cm (45in) width fabric is not wide enough for sizes 6 and 7.

Fabric suggestions:

Medium-weight woven fabrics such as denim, cotton, cotton poplin, corduroy and linen. We used woven cotton from Stoff & Stil.


  • Add pleats
  • Insert pockets
  • Assemble a skirt with a fitted waistband

Simply Sewing issue 55 is available both in-store and online.

Order your copy today in our online store.