After creating a knitted ruffle skirt, I loved it so much that I knew I had to offer it in a crocheted version as well. Very easy to mix and match instructions for a custom fit. Features an adjustable elastic waist. Over 30 photos to help demonstrate what to do. Please ask if you have any questions. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY half double crochet double crochet work through back loop only chainless foundation row (although detailed directions are given) GAUGE With worsted weight yarn, 7 sts + 4 rows of dc= 2 inches square. When stretched, 6 sts = 2 inches SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Sizes for 18M through a Girls 14. Very easy to make a custom fit, email me if you need help.