DIY Cut Out Maxi Dress Tutorial from A Matter of Style here. The cut out patterns are based on tattoos and you could easily make a cheap jersey knit maxi skirt - there are so many free and easy tutorials on the internet.
DIY High Waisted Pants to Slit Maxi Skirt Tutorial from Cotton & Curls here. This is so much easier than it looks and you can probably find a thrifted pair of expensive lined/unlined pants. La Vie en Rose came up with this same tutorial for a pencil skirt last year and for Auna’s excellent DIY go here. For more maxi skirt/dresses DIYs go here: truebluemeandyou.tumblr.com/tagged/maxi
DIY Flattering Pleated Wrap Sarong Maxi Skirt Tutorial from Plan B Anna Evers here. I usually only post sewing projects I can actually do - and this is really easy because the pleated fabric you use works in your favor. This could also be worn as a beach cover up. For lots more DIY Maxi Skirts and dresses go here: truebluemeandyou.tumblr.com/tagged/maxi-skirt