The Tara skirt

My sister in law (Tara) has a wonderful eye for unique vintage designs and I wanted to expand my skill set to do pleats in an a-line skirt for her birthday. The fabric is a vintage style cotton linen (made up of two layers of tacked fabric). It was incredibly hard to work with because … Continue reading The Tara skirt

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Minnie circle skirt and some learnings

This little Minnie inspired skirt took roughly about an hour in total. I feel like I am improving somewhat and I know it might seem a little repetitive to you but I want to master this pattern before I move on to something new. What I have learned so far:1. Take your damn time. I … Continue reading Minnie circle skirt and some learnings

Spooky circle skirt with bonus DIY tutorial!

Using the same method from my cactus skirt, I made a slightly better version with this funky fabric that I picked up from an awesome fabric store on the north side: It has ghosts and bats on it, I couldn't walk past it. This time I took pictures as I went along and made somewhat … Continue reading Spooky circle skirt with bonus DIY tutorial!