How to Sew an Easy Skirt

How to Sew an Easy Skirt

When I bought material for my guys matching Father and Son shirts I didn’t originally plan on making a skirt for my daughter. However, when we were finished making the skirts I had a lot of extra material left over since my son didn’t want me to make the matching shorts. So I thought it would be cute to make a skirt out of the same material. That way my daughter could match her papa and brother on Father’s Day.Β How to Sew an Easy Skirt

I knew I wanted to make a skirt that was really easy. Plus, I Β wanted one that could be made quickly. So, I went to youtube where you can find a lot of easy sewing tutorials. I just searched for “how to make an easy skirt”. I found a really great tutorial for a simple skirt by Dana whose youtube channel is MADE Everyday.

How to Sew an Easy Skirt

This video was really easy to follow. I liked that this skirt tutorial easily allows someone who is just learning how to sew to make something in less than an hour. It’s a great confidence builder when you are learning to sew to find some easy projects that you can conquer in a day.

My daughter’s skirt turned out great. Plus, it was comfortable for her to wear and play in all day.
How to Sew an Easy Skirt

Now I want to buy some cute material and make some matching skirts for my daughter and me πŸ™‚


  • Reply Candace June 29, 2016 at 5:19 pm

    This skirt turned out so cute, Sonya! And I love that your hubby and son match her. It’s a shame you didn’t have enough material left to make you a skirt too. What a cute little matching family set that would be :). You’re really growing in your sewing skills! I’m always jealous to see your latest creation ;).
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    • Reply Sonya July 7, 2016 at 11:22 am

      Yeah…I wish I had more of this material. But I got it from Hancocks when they were going out business. They were out of business by the time I even started sewing on the shirts. One day I will have to make some matching family outfits πŸ™‚

  • Reply Tamara June 30, 2016 at 8:06 pm

    I feel like once I start, I will want to do this all the time. All the great prints!! You get limited by not making your own skirts.
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    • Reply Sonya July 5, 2016 at 6:47 pm

      You could definitely make yourself a lot of dresses if you learned to sew πŸ™‚

  • Reply Mrs. AOK June 30, 2016 at 10:08 pm

    Pinned! My oldest daughter and I want to learn how to sew, I think we’ll have to come back here to reference how. πŸ™‚ You do a great job!
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    • Reply Sonya July 5, 2016 at 6:38 pm

      Thanks for pinning it πŸ™‚ I hope you and your daughter give sewing a try. I think you guys would enjoy it.

  • Reply LaKita July 12, 2016 at 8:04 pm

    That skirt is too cute! It turned out really well πŸ™‚
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