Pretty Basic Ruffle Skirt


Figure-hugging and comfy, this little jersey skirt is super-easy to sew. Whipping one up takes just an hour or two!


Basics always have a place in our closets. This cute little ruffle skirt is figure-hugging, super-comfy, and easy to mix and match. The skirt features an elastic waist band and a ruffle with curved ends and a hidden slit. The Pretty Basic Ruffle Skirt is a quick, easy project: sewing it shouldn’t take more than two hours, and you’ll only need a serger to make it.

The Pretty Ruffle Skirt comes in five sizes, from petite 32 to 40. All sizes are included in the download (dl size 1,3Mt). The download includes a pdf-pattern sheet, and written instructions for cutting and sewing. Since this is a Pretty Basic style, the instructions do not include a photo tutorial.

You’ll need to have basic knowledge of garment construction and of working with pdf-pattern to easily create this style. Techniques used are beginner-friendly.


    • 32: Waist 24.4, hip 31.5, length 18.1″
    • 34: Waist 25.9, hip 33, length 18.9″
    • 36: Waist 27.5, hip 34.6, length 19.7″
    • 38: Waist 29.1, hip 36.2, length 20.5″
    • 40: Waist 30.7, hip 37.8, length 21.3″

Materials and equipment needed

  • 150 cm / 60″ wide viscose jersey (80 cm / 32″)
  • 5 cm / 2″ wide elastic band
  • serger and sewing machine
  • printer, paper, and tape for putting the pattern together
  • notions you like to use when sewing