I first came across the Megan Nielsen Wattle Curve Skirt after a friend made it up in linen, it was lovely, but even more so when I realized the pattern was included in the extended Curve sizing. The skirt can be cut on the bias, gathered or be pleated, it crosses over to close at the side seam, with the option of a button or tie closure. And of course, nice deep pockets!”

The following image shows the size chart for the Wattle Curve skirt:


  • Your Measurements: Bust –44″/112cm, Bra Size – 16DD, Waist – 38-40″/99 cm. Hips – 48-50″/124cm , Height – 5’6″/166 cm
  • Body Shape: Pear from the front, but more apple from the side at the moment!
  • Pattern size used: I have recently made another Megan Neilson pattern (the Tania culottes) so I knew a straight Size 22 would work for me. I also knew I had a tiny bit of wriggle room with button... [read more]