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Fat Quarter Skirt Tutorial

This is a great stash buster project! For this skirt you will need: Six fat quarters (I used two that are the same, and the other four are different) Zipper (mine is 7 or 8 inches) Basic skirt block (you … Continue reading

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New Skirt Sneak Peek

I’m in the process of writing a tutorial for my next fat quarter skirt, and I’ve been busy! The pattern is done, and I tacked my fat quarters onto my dress form to give you a look: This one will … Continue reading

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A Skirt in Five (Fat) Quarters

I wanted to make my next Summer of No Pants skirt from fabric I already own, and I have several collections of designer fat quarters. I scoured the web and found only one tutorial that wasn’t for little girls. I … Continue reading

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SONP Skirt 2 WIP

Tonight I started a second skirt. The fabric is the same as the first but in a different color. I’m making the top right skirt, because I could definitely use the practice with bias tape. Maybe this skirt won’t be … Continue reading

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SONP Skirt One

The Summer of No Pants kicks off with a two-day ordeal that has led me to believe that patterns are overrated. I started with a pattern, then just kind of did whatever I wanted. I actually measured my waist but … Continue reading

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First Skirt: Part 2

I finished my skirt today. It would have been yesterday, but I had to make an emergency trip for elastic. I learned quite a few things putting this one together. Pattern sizes do not make you feel good about yourself … Continue reading

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First Skirt: Part 1

I am trying to accomplish all my sewing goals, and my Spring Break is kicking off with a skirt pattern by Simplicity. I’m making the top left one; very basic (read: tough to screw up). I washed my yellow fabric … Continue reading

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