Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Skirt Week Entry


I didn't think I'd be entering Skirt Week this year since I SOOOO didn't need another skirt. But this one was on my "MUST make" list!

This skirt was the first tutorial I bookmarked when I learned how to use Google Reader. It's an Anthropologie knock off that originally cost $160!!

My version is a black/gray chambray fabric that cost me about $10! I still need to add decorative buttons, but I'll get around to that later.

The flounce turned out to be really easy and makes a big impression! I think I say this about every new thing I make, but I think this is now my favorite thing I've sewed! I even got the ultimate compliment - Haven asked me to make one for her!!

Want to make your own? Check out this tutorial. It's great!


pearlswirl said...

Kelly I LOVE it! That looks soooo good and I would absolutely believe it came from Anthro!!! Well done, i hope you win skirt week (is it a contest like spring top week is?)


Josanna said...

This looks fantastic! I LOVE the flounce! Also, I miss you guys. How are things?

Corinnea said...

So cute! I looks great on you!

Jessica said...

Very cute!

Becky said...

Nice job! Knocking off Anthro always makes for such fun projects. The ruffle is great!

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shams said...

Thanks for letting me know you made this, Kelly! It looks really great! I'm glad the tutorial was useful. :)

Jennifer said...

super cute again kelly!!! you and your skirts.. you make them so well.