Looking for the perfect skirt to transition your wardrobe from Summer to Fall? Try a maxi skirt! Maxi skirts are a staple in the sewing DIY world. You can make them with a yoga waistband, elastic showing waistband, traditional covered elastic waistband, with a gathered skirt, A-line or even ruffled or tiered skirt. All sewing techniques that are easily achieved, and great for a beginner seamstress. Today I wanted to cover the absolute basic, an easy elastic waist maxi skirt.
Elastic Waist Maxi Skirt DIY.
How to make an easy elastic waist maxi skirt.
Skill Level: Beginner
Time Needed: 1 hour
- 2.5 yds knit or woven fabric (knit preferred)
- 1 yd 1″ elastic
- Basic sewing essentials
Fabric seen in above photos: Girl Charlee, Blue Toffee Ethnic Diamonds on Nude Single Spandex Knit Fabric