Tuesday, May 20, 2008
Easy Peasy Skirts
I've done more sewing this spring than I have, I think, in the last two years. I gave up on trying to find the girl's new Easter dresses. I'm not the best shopper. I rarely find great deals on awesome things. And I probably waited too long to find Easter dresses. But everything I found was either immodest, not my taste, and/or more money than I wanted to spend. So, I gave up and decided to make matching skirts for all of us.
In my usual lazy fashion, I wanted to make something quick, cute and cheap. I don't ask much do I? So, after browsing skirt instructions online, I figured out a sewing pattern that didn't need me to buy one, and in less than 24 hours I had my first set of four skirts done! Since then I've made 7 more. Here's a sampling: