Itch to Stitch - Balboa Skirt PDF Sewing Pattern

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The Balboa Skirt is the ultimate knit skirt pattern – it’s quick and easy to sew, yet so versatile and comfortable to wear. This elastic waist skirt has 13 options, so there is a version for every occasion, from day to night and from weekday to weekend!

Skirts with no centre seam: straight / A-line / ruffled / single flounced / double flounced / handkerchief / maxi

Bias skirts with centre seams: straight / A-line / ruffled / single flounced / double flounced / maxi


  • Available sizes in UK 2-24. Waist from 65cm (26") to 103cm (40"), and Hip from 84cm (33") to 123cm (48")

Skill Level: Confident Beginner

Recommended Fabric:Use medium-weight or bottom-weight knit fabric with approx. 50% horizontal and vertical stretch. Keep in mind that drapey fabric will result in a longer skirt, so plan accordingly. Interlock, matte jersey, jersey and ITY knit are good choices.

Pattern Format: This is a PDF pattern. Included in your download is an A4 file for at home printing, an A0 File for Copy Shop Printing, Projector files and detailed instruction files. 


    • 1 1/2″ (4 cm) wide knit elastic as long as your waist
    • 1 1/2″ x 1 1/2″ (3.8 cm x 3.8 cm) piece of lightweight, non-stretch woven fabric

      PDF Patterns
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      Pattern Printing Service
      We are delighted to be able to bring you a PDF Pattern print service to save you from the taping! If you choose to purchase your pattern with printing, your printed pattern will ship directly from our printer, separately to any package from Harmer and Huff. To purchase your digital file with a printed copy, select the pattern +A0 Printing from the options on the product page. If you select to have your pattern printed, you also receive all digital pattern files as a  download. The printing service is for the pattern only and not instructions.