The Arabella – Girls Maxi Skirt Pattern

Rated 5.00 out of 5 based on 9 customer ratings
(9 customer reviews)


  • A beautiful girls maxi skirt pattern
  • A quick and easy sew
  • Many options for you to experiment
  • Perfect beginners pattern but also suitable for intermediate sewistas
  • Suitable for woven and knit/stretch fabrics
  • Pattern pieces and full tutorial with step-by-step instructions
  • Instant download PDF pattern
  • Child sizes newborn to 12 years
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The Arabella is a beautiful girls maxi skirt pattern. An easy & quick sew with lots of options, it’s a perfect beginner skirt pattern! With so many options there are dozens of different looks you could create. The Arabella really will be your new go-to skirt pattern! This is the child’s version but it’s also available as a matching ladies’ and doll’s patterns so you can do matching “Mommy and Me” sets! Get all versions as a bundle here.

Gallery – See images from Instagram below. Or view our full tester gallery on our Facebook Page here.

Skill Level – Beginner to intermediate

Sizes – Pattern includes Child sizes newborn to 12 years. See the size chart in the gallery above.


  • 4 different lengths (above knee, knee, midi/tea, and maxi lengths)
  • 2 waistband heights (regular and tall)
  • Optional sash
  • Optional side seam pockets
  • Suitable for both knit and woven fabrics

Fabrics – This pattern is suitable for woven fabrics only. See the fabric requirements in the gallery above for yardage. A serger/ overlocker is optional but NOT required.

Format – This trim-free pattern is a downloadable PDF and comes in A4 or US letter printable sizes. An A0 format (pattern pieces only) is also included should you wish to have your pattern printed professionally. PDF Layers allow you to select and print only the size/s you want.

Reviews (9)

9 reviews for The Arabella – Girls Maxi Skirt Pattern

  1. Rated 5 out of 5

    Anna Metcalf

    Such a quick and cute skirt! I love the length and she can easily run and play in it.

  2. Rated 5 out of 5

    Vicky Boucher

    Quick sew, with easy to understand instructions. This pattern is a must!

  3. Rated 5 out of 5

    Gabrielle Lamothe

    Every little girl’s dream! A beautiful twirling skirt. I will definitely be sewing dozens of these, my daughter loves it so much. It took less than two hours to sew, super easy with beautiful finishes! A must have!?

  4. Rated 5 out of 5

    Teronia Wilsom

    The Arabella skirt is a beautiful and timeless pattern. The many options included in this pattern make this skirt so versatile!

  5. Rated 5 out of 5

    Teronia Wilsom

    I was so pleased with how this skirt came out.The skirt came out adorable and it was easy to make. I would definitely recommend this pattern to others.

  6. Rated 5 out of 5

    Lola Buns

    I just adore this pattern! I love the length and waistband options.This is such a great staple for a wardrobe or quick gift idea. Don’t pass this one up!

  7. Rated 5 out of 5

    Lisa Lazenby

    This pattern is very simple to complete and the finished product looks beautifully professional. I love the bundle options to complete matching or similar outfits for myself, my daughter, and her favorite dolly friend!

  8. Rated 5 out of 5

    Jen Vincilione

    This skirt was amazing, the flat front waistband gives it an elegant look and the finished seams was explained clearly.

  9. Rated 5 out of 5

    Brandy Rose

    Loved the Pattern! Simple and Clear, great fit and very flattering! Next time I will definitely be adding a sash!

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