Featuring: fitted at the waist and hips, slightly flared midi or maxi skirt for knit fabrics. Optional side slits. Self lined contoured yoga style standard or draped (pleated) waistband. Offered as a maxi (floor length) or midi (mid calf length) skirt. Can be cut on bias with the center front and center back seam – perfect for striped fabric.
Lightly flared, but still almost straight silhouette of the skirt doesn’t make it look or feel heavy as well as doesn’t require a large amount of fabric. Perfect for summer as well as for winter made of heavier fabrics. Easy to style. Depending on the fabric colour, print and texture can become a part of a casual or smart casual outfit.
Techniques to master: serging, hemming, finishing a slit, pleating
Featuring: Fitted at the hips and loose through the leg, mid rise lounge pants in full or below the knee length. Offered in regular version with yoga waistband or regular ruched waistband or in maternity version with a special low rise waistline cut and contoured ruched waistband with side drawstrings (up to 35 weeks). Versatile pattern that can bring so many styles depending on your fabric choice such as pajama pants, lounging pants, workout pants, casual pants and many other. Very easy and quick to sew, perfect project for beginners.
Featuring: semi fitted at the hips and through the leg classic knit joggers are offered in full and below the knee length. Bottom hem is finished with semi fitted leg bands. Waistline is finished with a very easy to make 3-casings waistband with 2 elastic bands and an optional drawstring. Two deep side pockets are finished with bands. Comfortable to wear, not too tight and not to baggy joggers that will become one of your favourite garments to wear in a casual setting.
Featuring: Classic pull on wide leg woven pants, fitted at the waist with two pleats and elastic band in the back, loose fitted at the hips, knees and ankles. Offered as classic pants, culottes with side slits or mid thigh length shorts. Optional bow tie in the front. Two side pockets. Pants designed to sit in between natural and low waist. Perfect garment for hot summer days. One of the hottest 2018 trends.
Featuring: Classic fitted pencil panel skirt with fitted waistband for woven fabrics with a zipper and simple kick pleat. Can be made as a classic woven skirt or as a pull on skirt with low stretch stable knit fabric. Knee length, sits on the lower waist. A wardrobe builder with an ultimate flattering look. Mix and match different fabrics to create your own unique Elle.
Fitted classic leggings offered in below the knee (cropped) and full length, with classic or comfort (wide) waistband. Offer great comfort as they don’t have very tight fit. Can be paired almost with anything, perfect for layering. Designed to be made from knit fabric with at least two way 50% stretch. Perfect for Cotton Lycra and Athletic knits.