Knitting patterns for skirts. Most patterns are free.
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Long fitted skirt with a diagonal texture that flows into pleats. Sizes XS - S - M - L - XL - 2XL. DK weight yarn. Designed by Wiam's Crafts. Web version is free.
Easy fitted skirt with a flirty ruffle at the bottom. Knit in the round, it's almost all knit stitches. Sizes S/M (M/L) L/XL. Designed by Sys Fredens for Hobbii. Sport weight yarn.
Mosaic Tiles Skirt
Diamond patterned skirt that's perfect with leggings knit with easy slipped stitch colorwork - one color yarn per row. Sizes XS/S - M/L - XL/2XL - 3XL. Super Bulky weight yarn. Designed by Wiam's Crafts. Web version is free.
Laine on the Butt
This sophisticated skirt does double duty as a cowl. The skirt / cowl features a triangle / diamond texture and is quick and easy to make. The skirt is the perfect length for wearing with leggings. Suitable for a relative beginner according to the designer. Sizes XS, S, M, L, XL, but customizable. Bulky weight yarn. Designed by Knitsalotte
A-line midi-length skirt knit with an 8 round repeat slipped and twisted stitch texture that showcases self-striping yarn. Sizes XS - S - M - L - XL - 2XL. DK weight yarn. Designed by Wiam's Crafts. Web version is free.
Please Do Not Adjust Your Skirt
Fun colorful skirt inspired by TV Test Patterns with SMPTE bars knit in garter stitch. Sizes XS [S, M, L, 1X, 2X, 3X, 4X, 5X]. Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Lynne Sosnowski for Knitty
Colorful fair isle patterned skirt that flares from a high waist to midi length. Great for stashbusting and leftover yarn. Sizes Waist opening without elastic: 22" to 49.5” / 55 to 123.5 cm. Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Espace Tricot. Available in English and French
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Flattering skirt is worked side to side in stockinette with i-cord gores. Sizes XS [S, M, L, 1X, 2X, 3X]. Sport weight yarn. Designed by Susan Dittrich for Knitty.
Slip On and Go Skirt
Flirty swing skirt is worked side to side using Garter Stitch and Short Rows to hug your curves and flare out at the bottom. Great showcase for self-striping yarn. Sizes Small (Medium, Large). Fingering weight yarn. Designed by Karin Skacel.
Big Pockets Skirt
Fitted skirt with pockets and buttoned ribbed waistband. Options to knit flat or in the round. Sizes XS/S - M/L - XL/2XL. Aran weight yarn. Designed by Wiam's Crafts. Web version is free.
Skirt knit flat with a 4 row repeat herringbone stitch that gives a subtle pleated look, and finished with a delicate lace hem and button bands for fastening. Size below waist circumference 32 (37 1/4, 42 1/2, 48)". Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Cecily Glowik MacDonald. Excerpted from New England Knits
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Tanssien Pleated Skirt
Classic skirt with pleats and length below knee. Size waist circumference 66(74)82(90)98(106) cm / 26(29¼)32¼(35½)38½(41¾) in. DK weight yarn. Designed by Minna Metsänen for Novita.
Little Flirt Skirt
Faina Goberstein designed this classic skirt with a pleated ruffle at the bottom Sizes XS (S, M, L, 1X, 2X). The pattern is one of 28 in Faina’s book Casual, Elegant Knits: Classy Designs for Women and Men Photo courtesy of Martingale and Company, photographed by Brent Kane.
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Wear your love of knitting with this hat with the words such as Knit, Purl, and Yarn in stranded colorwork. Sizes 28.25 (32.75, 37, 41.5) (45.75, 50.25, 54.5, 59)” waist circumference (adjustable with elastic). Available as individual pattern or as part of an ebook with 8 Knitwords patterns. Sport weight yarn. Designed by Cori Eichelberger.