Saturday, July 21, 2012

A Little Summer Sewing

I've finished another skirt using Butterick 4722.  My daughter picked out this cute fabric at Joann's several weeks ago.  It's cute, but it's directional!  I didn't realize this until I was about to cut out the pattern pieces. Luckily, I noticed the direction and made adjustments to the pattern pieces.  It wasn't difficult, but I had re-think how to lay out the pieces.  

This is the second  skirt I've made using this pattern.  Several weeks ago I made one using a blue Hawaiian-like batik.  It's a dead easy pattern!  It's perfect for a simple summer skirt for your little Princess!

Maybe I should say, "Diva!"  I've got a few more summer sewing projects in the works for this little Diva, including a halter top!  For now, though, I'm off to work on my mini charms project.  I'm hoping to finish it up this afternoon!  

Have a great weekend!

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Fiona said...

Your little Diva has great taste in fabric! The skirt looks great on her.

Corrine at said...

Cute cute!! I wouldn't mind loking like your little Diva for summer either. xox

Heather and Kathy said...

I love the skirt! Your daughter looks lovely in it!!!


Cassandra and Alex said...

Love that fabric with that pattern! It's perfect!