DIY Gathered Maxi Skirt Tutorial

Hello Everyone! Today’s post is all about my DIY gathered maxi skirt tutorial. In the tutorial I give two options for the skirt pattern. The options include using McCall’s pattern M7355 or I teach you how to draft your own skirt pattern pieces. I had a great time making this tutorial, it challenged me to push myself as an instructor.…
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DIY Halter Crop Top and Gathered Maxi Skirt Tutorial

Hello Everyone! Today’s post is all about my halter crop. I’ve created a step by step tutorial for you to sew along with me. In the tutorial I’ll be demonstrating some essential sewing skills that you’ll be able to use beyond this tutorial. I demonstrate how to use and attach single fold bias tape and I demonstrate how to do an…
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DIY Denim Paperbag Maxi Skirt with Belt Tutorial

Hello Everyone! Today’s DIY is an easy paperbag maxi skirt. There is no zipper required. Yay! In the tutorial I explain how to calculate your fabric needed and I explain all the different measurements. If you’re a visual learner and would like a measurement guide, you can find the guide here. The pocket pattern can be found here. For this…
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DIY Gathered Maxi Skirt

Hello Everyone! This weeks DIY is a gathered maxi skirt. I started this skirt about two years ago and I never got around to putting in the zipper. I finally hung the skirt in the doorway of my sewing room as a constant reminder to finish the skirt. Why I waited so long to put in the zipper still puzzles…
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DIY Skirt Tutorial | 1 Yard | 30 Minutes

Hello Everyone! This weeks DIY is a quick and easy skirt. All you need is one yard of fabric and 30 minutes. This project is perfect for those who are just learning how to sew. A couple of months ago I taught 3 of my fourth graders how to make this skirt. These young ladies bought the coupon ‘Sewing Lesson…
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