Pants to Skirt Tutorial

from Heather Wielding Designs

Pants to Skirt Tutorial Pattern


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Sewing: Pants to Skirt Tutorial
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Pants to Skirt Tutorial Long skirt
Pants to Skirt Tutorial Knee-length skirt

Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • using your sewing machine
  • using your seam ripper

Pattern Description:

One pair of pants with a nice fabric and a fitting waist, but loose and baggy or just meh around the legs. Well, why not turn the pants into a fitted pencil skirt?

This tutorial will help You turn that poorly fitting pair of pants into a stunning skirt in a few easy steps. The tutorial is fully illustrated, and includes advice on creating a knee-length skirt as well as a long skirt with slits on both sides.

The tutorial is written in Finnish and English, all in the same .pdf-file.


  • one pair of pants, preferably fitting around the waist and with a bit of elastane

You Will Also Need:

  • sewing machine
  • seam ripper
  • pins and such

About Designer

About Designer

HeatherWielding on

I am a Finnish indie author and designer, self-taught seamstress with a degree and a passion to create. I run a small business in fashion, offering both unique, one-of-a-kind pret a porter garments and sewing, knitting and crocheting patterns. As the Gothic style is close to my heart, most of my designs feature elements of dark fashion.

As the environment is very dear to me, I try to include ...

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