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The square circle skirt is quite popular. The tutorial for it is all over the sewing/ crafting websites. But I couldn't find any tutorial for it in instructables, so I thought of taking the opportunity! I never thought that sewing skirt could be sooo easy and fun! I'm a beginner in sewing but still I find this skirt sewing ultra easy! You don't need much, only 6 materials and you'e ready to go.

Don't wait, make one funky square skirt right away :D

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Step 1: Materials needed

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To make this skirt you'll need:

1) Cotton fabric - 1 yard, for the bottom layer,
2) Net fabric - 1 yard, for the top layer,
3) Elastic,
4) Matching thread,
5) Sewing machine,
6) Pins,
7) Scissor.

The skirt I made is short, if you want it to be longer you'll need to use more than 1 yard. But I think it looks cute if it's short and even cuter if you wear it with leggings.

Step 2: Designing

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I'm not very good in designing dresses. But I tried to draw what I wanted to make, though it didn't turn out to be anything like the skirt I made! 

Step 3: Cutting the layers

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Take the cotton fabric, make sure its length is equal from all sides.
Now, fold it into half, and then fold again (into half).
As you need to cut a circle right in the middle of each square fabrics, you'll need to sort out the radius of the circle.

Here's how you do it: Measure the waist and add 3-4 inches, then divide the total number by 6.28 to get the radius.

Now. use a compass to mark a line for the circle from the closed corner of the folded fabric. Use a chalk to mark the circle line.
Then. cut the fabric at the line.
Fold the net fabric twice, similarly. Now use the previous cut out round piece to cut another circle from the net fabric.

jenweg9 months ago
Hi! This skirt is super cute! I'm wanting to make it but I wasn't sure if you used 45" or 60" fabric for it. Just curious. Thanks so much! This is a great tutorial. :)
Muhaiminah Faiz (author)  jenweg9 months ago

Thanks! I'm not quite sure, it was probably 45''. Post a picture of the final product, I'd love to see it.

ehitzke1 year ago
Wow! That's so much easier than I thought it would be!
Toasty22222 years ago
Awesome! I think I will try this as soon as I can find some suitable fabric!
Muhaiminah Faiz (author)  Toasty22222 years ago
Thank you! glad to know that :) hope to see your square skirt.
786Ayesha2 years ago
For a beginner this is a great job.keep it up.
Muhaiminah Faiz (author)  786Ayesha2 years ago
Thank you Ayesha! really, that means a lot to me :)
being human2 years ago
Muhaiminah Faiz (author)  being human2 years ago
Thanks! sewing is really easy and fun, I'm a beginner in this field! you should give it a try :)
i"ll try...actuly i d"nt sew ever,,bt ur way iz so easy ...i also dnt like aftr seeing ur nacles i made 3.n a cmplete set 4 my niece braclete pins nackles..1st 1 was not good,closen part iz a bit nw i can handel easily..
tstevens-12 years ago
Looks like a Tina Faye fashion.
Muhaiminah Faiz (author)  tstevens-12 years ago
Yap, pretty much! :)
Zadiac702 years ago
Voted! though i can't make it or wear it but still like it :p lol
Muhaiminah Faiz (author)  Zadiac702 years ago
that's really sad! :p thanks for the vote Zadiac!
cool idea!
Muhaiminah Faiz (author)  marcellahella2 years ago
Thanks! :)
So Cute!!!!!=P
Muhaiminah Faiz (author)  Hannah Hudson2 years ago
Thank you Hannah!
you're welcome. =P
lindarose922 years ago
Beautiful!! This would have been perfect for the Fashion Contest!
Muhaiminah Faiz (author)  lindarose922 years ago
Thank you! didn't know I could sew during the fashion contest! but I'm participating the dream it, draw it, wear it contest now :)
This is wonderful!! I hope you win the contest :)
Muhaiminah Faiz (author)  annieannie2 years ago
thanks! hope it gets accepted very soon!
So Cute!!!!!=P
antoniraj2 years ago
very nice...
Muhaiminah Faiz (author)  antoniraj2 years ago
Thank you! :)
Beautiful and it's PINK!
Thanks :D the cutest color!