Tag Archives: SONP

SONP Maxi Skirt

In an effort to use my newly acquired serger skills, I decided to brave the world of knit fabrics! Norma Jean knows how to take one for the team! I need to get her a little cami to just leave … 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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Echino Circle Skirt

I couldn’t resist making good use of my Echino fabric from CityCraft. Ive been trying not to hoard fabric, and this 60 inch print was bought with a specific goal in mind – my first circle skirt! Also, two books … Continue reading

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Pink Polka-Dotted Loveliness

I finished my first dress for Summer of No Pants! It looks great on the front of the dress form, but the back looks wonky. Well, it fits the real me spot on! If I make this Amy Butler tunic … Continue reading

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SONP Dress Plans

I made a solo trip to Cabbage Rose and splurged a bit. Here are my new patterns and fabrics: I’m already working on a toile for this one. I’ve got Amy Butler’s Style Stiches book but I’ve never invested in … Continue reading

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SONP Skirt 3

This was a disaster from the moment I bought the material. The fabric is some sort of thick bottom weight. While it is nice to skip interfacing, pressing isn’t fun – especially without a pressing ham. Patterns are not made … Continue reading

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SONP Skirt 2

Second skirt for the Summer of No Pants went much better than the first, but with more steps. Here’s how it turned out: Yes, it’s hanging from a nail on my wall that I use to hold my cutting mat. … Continue reading

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