Put some swing in your step and show a little leg – the Flirty Skirty is here. With just one pattern piece, only 4 sheets to print, super fast sewing and a fabulous end result -you won't be able to stop at just one of these skirts.
Feeling flirty or girly? This light twirly skirt is just perfect! Close fitted in the waist and hips and then light and full of movement when you walk for a really flattering and comfortable look. Drafted to hit just above the knee, so you can show a bit of leg in the flirty skirt!
I've got lots of photos to share, because I just couldn't stop swinging my hips, swishing about and twirling. This skirt has got LOTS of movement. In fact I don't seem to have a photo of me standing still – but luckily the pattern testing team have some good shots to show you the beautiful shape of this skirt.
- 10 gored skirt pattern – 10 shaped panels all the same
- Fitted in the waist and hips and flared below for a beautiful silhouette
- Very quick to print, cut and sew
- Elastic waist and knit fabrics for comfort
- 8 sizes from a 34 to 48 inch hip
- Video tutorial as well as the step by step photo PDF
- Wearing it puts a bounce in your step!
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What the pattern testers made and said
Diane – I was confused when I first saw the pattern piece, couldn't figure it out. Then when I saw how many pieces I had to cut, I was a bit disappointed that it wasn't just a cut 2 pieces kind of skirt! I was too excited to sew so didn't watch the video this time.
Emma – It was easy to print, assemble and cut out. I actually cut 5 pieces in pattern tissue so I could cut the 10 pieces on folded fabric all at the same time. I think this would look great as a maxi length too. I was quite happy adding my own SA as I decided to only add 0.5cm and overlock the panels together, and it came together really quickly.
Robin – I was getting dizzy waiting for my husband to take the picture, when I was twirling. I definitely want to make this again in a more subtle print, or solid. I really like skirt that flows nicely, and love the feel of the light knit that this skirt requires. It was my first pattern where I had to add my own seam allowance, but the instructions are good, and the video is very helpful. Another nice, and easy pattern for the beginner. The skirt is very comfortable, and great for summer.
Linda – When I first saw the pattern I was really excited about making the skirt. It looked like the perfect summer skirt that can be dress up or down depending on your mood. Easy to make. After making and trying the skirt I was very happy with the results. I can see myself making more of those skirts. That would be the perfect pattern to grab, before you leave on holiday, and make 2-3 to take with you. I can see wearing this with flip flop during the day and a nice sandal for night! I love love love the way it moves. Makes me want to twirl all the time!!
Theresa at The DIY Page – Very cute. I was pleasantly surprised at how few pattern pieces there are. I absolutely love the way it looks and fits! I think it should be called the fast and flirty skirt because it makes up so quickly. Every time I am in the fabric store I am on the look out for the right fabric to make another one to fill out my wardrobe. My best friend tried on my skirt and she said it reminded her of her cheer leading outfit. I wore mine to a concert with a black tank and a shawl and got several compliments.
Louise – Super easy! Love the fit. It is a print that has some sparkle to it which gives it some dimension. I know I will wear it a lot!!
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