A-Frame - Paper Pattern

A-Frame - Paper Pattern


A-Frame is a pencil or a-line skirt inspired by the iconic A-Frame house. Popular in the 50's and 60's, the A-Frame embodies the DIY spirit, the love of the outdoors, and the modern aesthetic.

It features triangular seaming and pockets, in either a fitted pencil or swingy a-line style. It includes a center back zipper and buttoned waistband. The skirt sits at the natural waist and ends just below the knee. The pencil skirt version features a kick pleat at the center back seam.

The pattern features alterations instructions for proportion adjustment (different sizes at waist and hip) and shorten/lengthen adjustment. The waistband includes side seams for easy alteration after sewing.

For alternative cutting layouts for color blocking and print mixing, click here.

This is a printed pattern. To purchase a digital PDF pattern, click here.

Use the hashtag #blueprintsaframe to share on instagram!

Add To Cart

Check out the blog posts about A-frame here: