If you would like to make the No. 8 Svaneke Skirt with big pleats and 6 gore I have made a How to.


  • Make the first 4 steps in the sewing instructions for version 3
  • Make small notches on both skirt part and waistband. See illustration below. You are going to use the notches when you assemble the skirt and making the pleats.

  • Place the notches on skirt and waistband on top of each other. And pin.

  • Fold the pleats like on the pictures below

  • Remember to stop the last pleat 1 cm from the edge.

  • Continue from point 6 in the sewing instructions
htdf1234No- 8 Svaneke