Free Offer
8 Free Apron Sewing Patterns

In response to reader demand, we have put together this quick collection of 8 Free Apron Sewing Patterns.

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

Playful Pillowcase Skirt



If you're looking for cool DIY projects, you don't need to look any further. This Playful Pillowcase Skirt is a great lesson in how to make skirts. Before tossing out your old linen as rags, think about putting it to use in green crafts. There are no shortages in recycled crafts ideas, and this pillowcase skirt will make you wish you still had all of your old pillowcases. Expand your wardrobe without spending a dime by trying this tutorial.


Playful Pillowcase Skirt


  • Pillowcase
  • Elastic
  • Thread
  • Beads 


  1. Cut off closed end of pillowcase.

    Playful Pillowcase Skirt
  2. Decide on skirt length. Add 1 ½”. Turn case inside out. Measure, mark and cut off excess.
  3. Fold cut side down ¼” and press.

    Playful Pillowcase Skirt
  4. Then fold again 1 ¼” and press.

    Playful Pillowcase Skirt
  5. Open the seam of one side of the waist band.

    Playful Pillowcase Skirt
  6. Sew waistband close to the edge, about ¼”. Leave side seam opening for threading elastic.
  7. Measure your waist and add 2:, then cut elastic to this measurement. Attach a safety pin to the end of elastic and thread through casing.
  8. Adjust elastic to your comfort. Lay one end over the other. Sew back and forth to secure.
  9. Slip stitch casing opening closed.
  10. Sew ribbon over the stitch line near the pillow case opening.

    Playful Pillowcase Skirt
  11. Embellish bottom front of skirt as desired. If you are using a plain pillowcase you may want to embroider a design, create an applique design or sew on a cute patch. This uses ribbon and beads.

    Playful Pillowcase Skirt



Your Recently Viewed Projects

Love these projects? Get MORE delivered to your Inbox – FREE Click Here!


0 Ratings

All fields required.

Rate & Comment

Cancel Reply to Comment

Newsletter Signup

Free Newsletter!

Discover crafting projects, free patterns, tips and special offers. Get free craft projects, how-to crafting tutorials & product reviews.

Please Wait

Thanks for signing up

Sorry, we could not sign you up.

Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE all your favorite crafts
  • ADD personal notes
  • QUICKLY reference your crafts


Connect With Us

Facebook Google Plus Instagram Twitter Pinterest
Twitter Blog Email RSS

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQs News Keyword Index Privacy Policy Share Your Craft Project Subscribe Terms of Service Unsubscribe

---- 1 ----


Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.

Was This Helpful?YesNo