Teal Box-Pleat Skirt

These box pleat skirts are seriously my favorites.  I will be making a tutorial soon.  I just need to find another fabric perfect for one. The fabric is a brocade that I used a while ago when I made a pencil-dress.  The best part about this skirt is that, like Sam’s, IT HAS POCKETS!  You…

Sam’s Coral Skirt!

Everyone meet Sam!  She is my first friend that I made when we moved out to New Jersey last year.  We worked together and she really loved some of my clothes, so for Christmas I decided to make her a custom-one-of-a-kind skirt! The fabric is from mood, it is a coral quilted cotton. I made…

Box Pleat Skirt, Self Drafted

Welcome back!  I have had this fabric for about 8 years, and have gone back and forth trying to figure out what to do with it.  I know a friend back in high-school had the same fabric and made a purse out of it.  I wanted to make a dress, but every-time I sew a…

Green Pencil Skirt

Being a Manager-in-Training is intense work, and a bunch of long hours.  But I am enjoying working with our store team!  It took several of my days off to finish this skirt due to only being able to sew for a couple minutes at a time.  I was originally going to use a different skirt…

The Kings’ Skirt

Hello Everyone!  Today starts an exciting cycle of all my dance team costumes that are finished!  “The Kings’ Skirt” is for the Illini West High School Dance Team.  This skirt is apart of a whole collection of skirts for this dance to the song “Gold.” The song summed up essentially states that everything that the…

New Summer Skirt… In Winter…

I’m so excited for this skirt! I have wanted a skirt in this style for a while. I used this fabric that I saw in Joann Fabrics clearance section. Originally I wanted to use it for a skirt, but there wasn’t enough left on the bolt. The pattern I used can be seen below. It…