A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: When you post a project, remember that you can always click the Modify button to edit the post and add additional information.
Total Members: 307,592
Currently Running With Scissors:
356 Guests and 2 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

Pages: [1] 2  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Wrap skirt *tutorial added*  (Read 7447 times)
Tags for this thread: wrap_skirt , tutorial  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
« on: August 13, 2007 07:40:15 AM »


I made a wrap skirt, with my cousin's help of course, and I wanted to see  what y'all think.

All spread out. (sorry about the cat, he wouldn't move)

Standing still.

Back of the skirt while twirling.

Side of the skirt while twirling.

And twirling just for fun!

The first picture isn't very much like the true color. All of the other one's are though.
I like to twirl if you haven't noticed. Cheesy

Okay, here is another skirt I did and a tutorial I made on paint.

Oh, and just a note, You will need to iron in between the cut and sew steps. Lots of ironing! If you are wondering how long to cut the ties you really just cut them to the length that you like them at. (You will have to make the tutorial picture bigger to read the text)
If anyone needs further help just pm me.
« Last Edit: April 26, 2009 08:30:06 PM by jungrrl - Reason: fixed a coding issue. - don't mind me! » THIS ROCKS   Logged

« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2007 07:55:45 AM »

That looks great !
There's not much in this world that can't be improved by either chocolate, bacon or glitter.
Offline Offline

Posts: 5685
Joined: 10-Jun-2007

Dahlin, I'm so glamorous I cry glitter tears.

View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2007 09:00:54 AM »

Every girl should have a skirt to twirl in!  Very nice job.  I have a cat who    I like to call my "assistant" because she's always "helping" me with projects like yours is in that picture.

My blog, Suddenly Surrounded by Taxidermy: http://suddenlytaxidermy.blogspot.com/
Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/themistresst
http://www.etsy.com/shop/BubbleOffPlumb & http://www.etsy.com/shop/GreatBigBeautifulDog

2013 Projects Completed: 61
'14: 42 (at least)
'15: 67
'16: 43
« Reply #3 on: August 13, 2007 09:27:29 AM »

yeah, I think so too!
We have four cats around the house and there is always one around to "help me"! lol! The one in the picture is my cat.

Offline Offline

Posts: 237
Joined: 11-Jul-2005

feeling dancey

View Profile
« Reply #4 on: August 13, 2007 05:00:00 PM »

my dog helps me with my projects.  and then glares at me when i take her picture.  Tongue  the skirt looks really nice, you did a good job.
« Reply #5 on: August 13, 2007 10:09:35 PM »

I am so going to have to make one of these! Smiley
trisha f
« Reply #6 on: August 14, 2007 03:31:15 AM »

Could you, would you, share your pattern? Roll Eyes

Thanks in advance

Trisha in MO
« Reply #7 on: August 14, 2007 04:28:14 AM »

I didn't use a pattern. Well, I used my cousins wrap skirt for a pattern.
Basicaly you just cut half a circle as long as you want it and then half a circle inside your big half circle for your waist. Then you put binding tape (I used my own homemade stuff) around all of the edges and enough at the corners of the waist for tie thingies (you want them long enough to go around your waist and tie like you like).
I'll try to draw up some sort of pattern/tutorial with pictures this week.


« Reply #8 on: August 14, 2007 09:47:55 AM »

SWEET! Thanks for the tutorial! I can't wait to make a bunch of these in different colors!

« Reply #9 on: August 14, 2007 11:35:19 AM »

I love it!  I'm not much of a sewer but I'm hoping I can figure this one out.  I need wrap skirts!
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

Latest Blog Articles
Handmade Holiday Gift Guide 2016: Hot/Cold Rice Packs
Tute Tuesday: Tea Wallet
Handmade Holiday Gift Guide 2016: Personalized Pet Collar

Comparison Shopping

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

Follow Craftster...

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.