Beginner | 27 min
Taught by Liesl Gibson
Inspired by the lazy, unfussy days of summer, this quick project is perfect for beginning sewers, or sewers looking for an instant-gratification project. With her clear and precise instruction, Liesl will show you how to make this skirt from a single width of fabric, add an elastic casing for the waistband, and finish it with an inventive ribbon hem. This will become your go-to skirt when you crave a sweet and simple project.
Learn how to:
  • Create a skirt that’s simple yet sweet
  • Craft your skirt with simple fabrics
  • Add elastic to your skirt

What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow lesson on how to create a simple skirt
  • 5 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Itemized supply list
  • Step-by-step instruction by artist Liesl Gibson
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students

Chapters
Introduction
00:44
Getting Started
03:26
Sewing the Skirt
04:15
04:22
09:16
Finishing Skirt
05:53
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
Materials:
  • 44-45" wide fabric light-to-medium-weight
  • approximately 1 yard of 3/4" wide elastic
  • 1 1/2 yards of coordinating ribbon
  • at least 1/4" wide
  • coordinating thread
  • measuring tape
Basic sewing tools:
  • iron
  • sewing machine
  • scissors
To download the pattern, click here.
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