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Where can you find a poodle skirt pattern?

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Both Simplicity.com and Walmart sell sewing patterns for poodle skirts. Etsy offers several vintage patterns as well as the poodle appliqués to embellish the skirts.

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Where can you find a poodle skirt pattern?
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The traditional poodle skirt is made from a large circle of felt with a hole cut in the middle. This design reduces bulk at the waistline and eliminates the need for side seams. It is a simple skirt to make and does not require a pattern. MarthaStewart.com provides a video for making the poodle skirt without a pattern.

Juli Lynne Charlot designed the first poodle skirt in the 1950s. The popular poodle appliqués are sometimes substituted with other images, including flowers, flamingos and cars.

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