‘The No Need to Skate’ Skating Skirt


by Susan Crawford

This simple and effortlessly comfortable skirt is knitted from the top down making it easy to adjust for the perfect fit. The pattern is available in a wide range of waist sizes from 24-40 inches.

The skirt can be knitted with or without the fetching snowflake motif and can be customised to suit every wardrobe need.

To fit waist:
61-71cm (24-28 in)
76-86cm (30-34 in)
92-101cm (36-40 in)

Finished Length: All Sizes 50cm (19.75 in) to top of folded waistband

Size shown in photographs is a 30-34 inch waist

Supplied as a PDF download.


Jamieson & Smith 2 ply Jumper Weight Yarn (100% Shetland wool)
knits up as a 4 ply (fingering weight) yarn (115 m/125 yds per 25g ball)
Main Colour (MC) – shade FC34 – 8 (9, 10) balls
Contrast Colour (CC) – shade 1 – 1 ball
3.25 mm (US 4) circular needle
A length of 2.5 cm (1 in) wide elastic
Sewing thread and needle