Free Sewing Pattern: This free girls skirt pattern sews up easily and is beginner friendly. With clear step by step instructions and multiple sizes you can make a cute skirt that is comfortable for your tween. Girl sizes 7 to 14.
This girls skirt pattern is comfortable, easy to make and the perfect addition to your daughter’s wardrobe. Four simple seams and a hem make it a quick sew, you’ll be able to make several in a day if you choose!
1 yard jersey knit fabric, with a 50% stretch (Like the fabric in the example? It’s this one – click here)
Tip: Make sure that you use a ball point Jersey needle when sewing!
Girls Skirt Pattern Tutorial
Step 1 – Assemble and Cut out the Free Pattern
You will need to assemble the free sewing pattern. For instructions on how to assemble the sewing pattern click here.
Select the size that you will sew and cut the pattern down to the correct size.
Make sure when you are cutting out the pattern that the most stretch is going across the skirt and the waistband.
Step 2 – Sew the skirt section
Step 3- Sew the waistband to the girls skirt
Step 3- Bring the girl’s skirt and waistband together
Get the skirt and waistband. Leave the skirt inside out.
Take the waistband top and fold down so it touches the bottom, folding it in half and making it so the fabric is right side out on the outer band and inner band.
Place the band inside the skirt, lining up the raw edges of the bottom of the band, with the raw edge of the top of the skirt. Line up the seam of the waistband to one of the seams to the skirt. Sew together using a 3/8″ seam allowance.
Step 4- Hem the bottom of the midi skirt with a double needle.
Top stitch the hem in place with a double needle. Turn right side out, you just finished the Girls skirt Pattern tutorial.