Skirts that swish around when you walk or when the wind blows are perfect for the summer. Bright colours, unusual hemlines, dropped waistlines and best of all side pockets. Croft Mill fabrics have chosen some lovely fabrics and some swishy, floaty skirt patterns to inspire you.
Show Case: Skirt Patterns and Croft Mill Fabrics
Swoooosh! With a full swishy shape, makes the urge to twirl simply irresistible. Try an elasticated waistband, so it's easy to pull on and super comfy. Easy to dress up with a nice belt or tied waistband.
Being a wardrobe staple, the wrong style of skirt or fabric can make you feel too self-conscious. We hope to help you make choices that will leave you feeling super confident and look incredible. Longer hemlines will provide coverage, while modern cuts can give your look a stylish update.
Plus size skirt patterns.
"Click the images below to Shop" for fabrics suitable for lovely swishy skirts.
It is always hard to find patterns that fit if you are a plus size or an odd shape. We found this website had Free download patterns with full instructions on how to fit, and how to put it together. You will have to sign up for their news letters to download these freebies, but they have got lots of really nice patterns.
This is an excellent tutorial on making a half circle skirt, this is a great shape for those of us who have a few more curves than others.
Three requirements for a perfect summer skirt: it must be comfortable, it must be flattering, and it absolutely must have pockets. This tutorial, shows you how draft a simple
elastic-waist skirt pattern that’s custom-made to fit your body, then use that pattern to make stylish skirt that sews together in a couple of hours or less.
Inspirational designs - Sew Your Own!!