Getting Started | DIY Pleated Maxi Circle Skirt

Make your own pleated maxi circle skirt that fits and flatters you perfectly!
maxi circle skirt

Table of Contents

Free Step-by-step video tutorial above with downloads to help you along the way.

Here’s what you get:

  • Download your How to Measure tool kit to measure your body accurately, so the skirt fits you properly.
  • Get step–by-step instructions for adjusting your pattern, cutting your fabric, sewing and finishing your skirt.
  • Get a list of all supplies and equipment needed.
  • Get a glossary of sewing terms so you understand the pattern
  • Get a pocket pattern if you want to add pockets to your skirt
  • Best of all! A fly skirt that fits you perfectly that you made yourself!

How do you get it?

First, download everything you need for your pleated maxi circle skirt below. Second, watch all four videos the first one above, adjusting your pattern, cutting your fabric, and sewing your skirt for step-by-step instruction on making your skirt. Last, send me a picture of you in your skirt!

For those who would like to get started right away, a full supply list with links is below. If you are going to your local fabric/ craft store the supply list is included in the download.


Sewing Machine Attachments (optional)


    • We are using a Vogue Pattern V8882

(I will show how to buy the right size and adjust it to fit you)



You can download this list as well as the pocket pattern, glossary of sewing terms and the How to Measure tool kit below. If you have any questions feel free to ask in the comments.

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