Back in the stone age, when I was in high school, maxi skirts were the rage. And the coolest maxi you could have was one made from an old pair of blue jeans. I'm going to share my tutorial on how to make your very own, awesome jean maxi skirt. Enjoy. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Sew with a straight stitch SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Size will depend on what size jeans you choose. The jeans used for the waist should fit you.