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Gathered Skirt Tutorial

It might be a month late… but here’s a quick tutorial for the Easter skirts I made my girls.

I hope this makes sense. If you have any questions, just let me know and I’d be happy to answer them. Seriously, this is a super easy skirt to make, only slightly more involved than making a basic twirl skirt. Here we go.

Materials Needed
approximately 1/2 yard of two different prints (mine is from Riley Blake, Farm Fresh by October Afternoon)
3/4″ elastic
basic sewing supplies

Denim Skirt From Pants Tutorial

Or, the one in which I introduce my sister, and let her take over my blog.

Sister really makes me laugh. A lot. She is (aside from my husband) my very best friend. Just to give you an idea of how awesome she is, I recently asked her for some Mod Podge and the conversation went like this:

5-Minute 5-Step Skirt Tutorial

My mother-in-law is awesome. She remembered me saying one time that I love Art Gallery fabric. So, for Christmas, along with a few cool crafting tools, she went to the fabric store and asked what they had from Art Gallery. I was ecstatic on Christmas morning to open a box with this in it:

I decided right away that I would make myself a skirt with these fabrics from the Botanica collection. And I set out to find myself the perfect pattern to use. That’s where I’m stumped. I still can’t decide!