Posts for skirt

A Tiger Can’t Change Its Stripes

How does one improve on a boldly striped mini skirt? With a matching crop top of course! I saw this woven stripe on the Mood…

Zip-Back Linden & Aubergine Mini

Hello, Hello! Today I am sharing with you a color-blocked, slightly sparkly, zip-backed sweatshirt and an aubergine wool mini skirt. The sweatshirt is, you guessed…

Neoprene Faux Wrap Skirt

There are just so many fabrics out there! Fifteen years plus since I first taught myself to sew and I’m still encountering new textiles, frequently…

Shimmery Circle Skirt

As Katy had mentioned before, we’ve both been bitten by the metallic linen lust bug after seeing Tall Sarah’s amazing metallic linen tap shorts. I…

Nettie

Laney and I have a little Tap Shorts detox for you today in the form of Nettie Bodysuits. We could not have been more excited…

Border Print Maxi

I fell in love with this border print rayon – I mean, those colors, the triangles, the border print… What’s not to love? I ordered…

Gabriola

I am sure by now you’ve all been introduced to Gabriola, the newest skirt pattern by Sewaholic, or at least I hope you have because…

Monochromatic…almost

I think this may just be the spring of the crop. Ginger Makes, Sallieoh, Sown Brooklyn, the crops are multiplying. I guess we were all…

Butterscotch Skirt

I came across this butterscotch colored woven houndstooth and fell in love with the color, scale, and texture of it. I had been wanting to…

Striped, Cropped, and Pleated

There was a definite design progression to this holiday outfit becoming the final product you see here. At some point during the summer I came…

A Shiny New Year

Happy New Year everyone! Although not exactly pre-meditated it seems appropriate to start a new year off featuring a post on my favorite self-made outfit…

Circle Skirts

Wool circle skirts are just the latest in a growing body of evidence that Laney and I are merging into one being. For further proof…

Spinning Circles

I came across this striped black and white fabric while out shopping with Katy in Cambridge, and I scooped up four yards of it. I…

Lace Pencil Skirt

The front of this skirt is nice, but let’s be honest, the back is where it’s at. Back darts and gusset kick pleat you betcha.…

Sahara

Look what I made, another midriff baring top!!! This bustier is actually the muslin for my playsuit top. One hell of a muslin if I do…

Hot Pink American Summer

I often like to separate my larger, more challenging sewing projects with smaller, simpler ones so I can keep up my creative momentum and don’t…

Ikat Charlotte

As soon as this fabric arrived at Grey’s Fabric and Notions, I knew I would make a bright, summery Charlotte Skirt out of it. This…

Striped Charlotte

Peplum, yes please! I have no idea why it took me so long to sew my own Charlotte Skirt since every version that I’ve seen…