How To Make Kilt Pleats Pattern

  • Kilt pleat skirt is one of the most commonly worn pleated skirt called Scottish kilt. As kilt is always pleated to look full, it is best to use fine wool and any other man-made fabrics that can be pressed easily to create the pleated garment or skirt.

    Kilt Pleats

    To work out how much fabric you will need for the pleating, you will have to calculate the hip measurement for the fabric, as this is the largest part that the kilt will cover. Make sure how to make a kilt and how much you allow enough ease for the hip measurement. If you are a beginner to sewing, it is a good idea that you get a commercial pattern for kilt sewing.

    Remember to take your measurements and compare them with the pattern measurements, and make adjustment where necessary.