I didn't have a patter so I just made some thing really simple.
First I cut out a piece of fabric 32 in x 8 in, then I used remnants of fold over elastic from one of my other projects. Since I don't have a baby to measure to make sure I am making this skirt the right size, I took one of the 0-3 month outfits I recently purchased and measured around the waist band of the pants. I ended up using about 17 inches of Fold over elastic. Just to be sure that was the right size, I did a search online for baby waist sizes and found a baby sizing chart.
Put the material wrong sides together and match up the ends that are 8 inches long then sew. Flip it right side out (you should have a tube). Next sew on the fold over elastic, you have to pull the elastic tight while sewing to get it all the way around the skirt, which can be a little tricky. I usually tack down about half a centimeter of the elastic before I start pulling it tight so that it is anchored down to the material. Once the elastic is on, hem up the bottom and your done!
|Fold Over Elastic|
|I made some flowers on just for fun|
|I love the way this turned out|
|Each skirt took about 20-30 minutes|
Thanks for reading!