Instructables: exploring - living - fashion - skirt - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:45:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 Circle Skirt with Pockets - Midi-Length http://www.instructables.com/id/Midi-Length-Circle-Skirt-with-Pockets/
Circle Skirt with Pockets - Midi-Length - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/0RRA/HZ9O8F3O/FVM0RRAHZ9O8F3O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/0RRA/HZ9O8F3O/FVM0RRAHZ9O8F3O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/0RRA/HZ9O8F3O/FVM0RRAHZ9O8F3O.SMALL.jpg push_reset Fall is upon us. All you need to get by is a good comfortable skirt with places to put your stuff (pockets!).This skirt is made in midi-length, which is the length you will see down the runways and in the stores for Fall. Pantone's color of the season for Fall 2014 is Radiant Orchid. Pantone is alri...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:52:59 PDT
Upcycling a Thrifted Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycling-a-Thrifted-Dress/
Upcycling a Thrifted Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/JCCA/HYJ0J92R/FFVJCCAHYJ0J92R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/JCCA/HYJ0J92R/FFVJCCAHYJ0J92R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/JCCA/HYJ0J92R/FFVJCCAHYJ0J92R.SMALL.jpg natsconfessions I marked the dress 22 inches above the hem. In addition to removing the top portion of the dress, I removed the buttons and those weird tie thingies in the back. (I actually sewed them together and used them for my waist band). I gathered the dress, attached the waistband, created a bac...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 09:59:35 PDT
Simple Maxi Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Maxi-Skirt/
Simple Maxi Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/A5CN/HXDPC2EE/FKDA5CNHXDPC2EE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/A5CN/HXDPC2EE/FKDA5CNHXDPC2EE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/A5CN/HXDPC2EE/FKDA5CNHXDPC2EE.SMALL.jpg fashemployed Using a simple knit tribal print fabric, I made a quick and easy maxi skirt in about 3 hours. Supplies Required: 1/5 - 2 yards of knit jersey fabric3/4" elastic (enough to go around your waist)Scissors, needle, thread, sewing machineWrapping paper (to create a pattern) Create A Pattern Collect th...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 20:12:16 PDT
Refashioned (New) Shower Curtain to Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Refashioned-New-Shower-Curtain-to-Skirt/
Refashioned (New) Shower Curtain to Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/NJD1/HX7OXTIK/F5LNJD1HX7OXTIK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/NJD1/HX7OXTIK/F5LNJD1HX7OXTIK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/NJD1/HX7OXTIK/F5LNJD1HX7OXTIK.SMALL.jpg fashemployed In search of a skirt with a large geometric print, I decided to make it myself when I stumbled upon this cotton exterior shower curtain at a thrift store. The shower curtain had not been used so it made a perfect fabric to be refashioned into a skirt. Find A Pattern To get a general idea of lengt...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 10:44:02 PDT
DIY Petticoat http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Petticoat/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/G5YG/HJKBY5PY/F8EG5YGHJKBY5PY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/G5YG/HJKBY5PY/F8EG5YGHJKBY5PY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/G5YG/HJKBY5PY/F8EG5YGHJKBY5PY.SMALL.jpg Zabzab I made this petticoat out of an old t-shirt and some cheap netting. It was cheap to make, under 5euro. It is very puffy ^_^
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Fri, 26 Jul 2013 08:27:25 PDT
Corset Dress / Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Corset-Dress-Top-1/
Corset Dress / Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/V603/HGU2834G/FRZV603HGU2834G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/V603/HGU2834G/FRZV603HGU2834G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/V603/HGU2834G/FRZV603HGU2834G.SMALL.jpg corsetry How to make a corset dress / top As I am not an English native speaker, I will try to to my best to explain how  I have made this  little dress/top. :) Materials List Materials list (pattern): - dress form - needle pins - measurement tape - cardboard - plastic tracing sheet with pen - satin tap...
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Mon, 20 May 2013 12:49:29 PDT
Ultra Easy Square Skirt! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-Easy-Square-Skirt/
Ultra Easy Square Skirt! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/G7LX/HGH6XUE4/FWNG7LXHGH6XUE4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/G7LX/HGH6XUE4/FWNG7LXHGH6XUE4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/G7LX/HGH6XUE4/FWNG7LXHGH6XUE4.SMALL.jpg Muhaiminah Faiz The square circle skirt is quite popular. The tutorial for it is all over the sewing/ crafting websites. But I couldn't find any tutorial for it in instructables, so I thought of taking the opportunity! I never thought that sewing skirt could be sooo easy and fun! I'm a beginner in sewing but still ...
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Mon, 13 May 2013 20:54:47 PDT
Quirky Bustle: No Sewing Required http://www.instructables.com/id/Quirky-Bustle-No-Sewing-Required/
Quirky Bustle: No Sewing Required - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/PO14/H6S4GFRL/FJCPO14H6S4GFRL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/PO14/H6S4GFRL/FJCPO14H6S4GFRL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/PO14/H6S4GFRL/FJCPO14H6S4GFRL.SMALL.jpg Solarbrains Love a bustle. And you can make this one with out the use of a needle and thread! You'll find the templates (if you need them) at Stage 5. What You Need: Measuring Tape 2 Meters of Ribbon (one continuous length) 1 Meter of Organza fabric (around £1.99 a meter) 1 Meter of Netting (around 99p a meter...
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Tue, 2 Oct 2012 10:06:12 PDT
Funky Skirt: No Sew http://www.instructables.com/id/Funky-Skirt-No-Sew/
Funky Skirt: No Sew - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/LOV0/H703TIK7/FVDLOV0H703TIK7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/LOV0/H703TIK7/FVDLOV0H703TIK7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/LOV0/H703TIK7/FVDLOV0H703TIK7.SMALL.jpg Solarbrains Here is a skirt of some funkyness. It does not require any sewing. What You Will Need 2-3 meters of two different fabrics (two different kinds for this version, I've used a polycotton print and an organza) Pair of scissors Measuring tape A dress making dummy or chair When shopping for fabrics, try...
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Fri, 14 Sep 2012 02:11:12 PDT
Simple t-shirt to skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-t-shirt-to-skirt/
Simple t-shirt to skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/73MI/H67351K1/FR073MIH67351K1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/73MI/H67351K1/FR073MIH67351K1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/73MI/H67351K1/FR073MIH67351K1.SMALL.jpg pinkzinnia Make an easy skirt from a t-shirt. I bought mine for $3 at the craft store. The possibilities are endless since you could use any t-shirt--including old vintage Ts. I decided on neon yellow for a cheap way to embrace a trend. The finished product will have a little ruffle down the front. T-shirt jer...
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Sun, 2 Sep 2012 16:17:53 PDT
Simple skirt with applique from two t-shirts http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-skirt-with-applique-from-t-shirts/
Simple skirt with applique from two t-shirts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/B4DX/H3Z3UGWS/FO6B4DXH3Z3UGWS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/B4DX/H3Z3UGWS/FO6B4DXH3Z3UGWS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/B4DX/H3Z3UGWS/FO6B4DXH3Z3UGWS.SMALL.jpg MKosterich I found this awesome cat t-shirt at the local Goodwill and knew I needed to put him to good use.  Since I rarely wear t-shirts, I decided to use the shirt to make a skirt applique.  Using an oversized t-shirt I was able to make the overall body of the skirt. Cut both shirts to size First I caref...
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Fri, 29 Jun 2012 17:20:40 PDT
Sunflower Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunflower-Skirt/
Sunflower Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/20ZI/H3W56IZ7/FQW20ZIH3W56IZ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/20ZI/H3W56IZ7/FQW20ZIH3W56IZ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/20ZI/H3W56IZ7/FQW20ZIH3W56IZ7.SMALL.jpg supersoftdrink I wanted to make a flower skirt.  I don't mean one with a floral print, but one that was reminiscent of the actual flower shape.  I had some yellow cotton fabric and a yellow silk thrift store shirt, so I figured a sunflower would be a good option for my first flower skirt. Later, someone admired t...
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Tue, 26 Jun 2012 13:47:49 PDT
Easy Pleated Skirt - No Pattern Needed http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Pleated-Skirt-No-Pattern-Needed/
Easy Pleated Skirt - No Pattern Needed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/01EK/H3QETRFU/F4H01EKH3QETRFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/01EK/H3QETRFU/F4H01EKH3QETRFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/01EK/H3QETRFU/F4H01EKH3QETRFU.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo It's surprisingly easy to make a basic pleated skirt.  You don't need a pattern - you just need some measurements.  And the great thing is, you'll just be cutting your fabric in rectangles, so there's nothing complicated about it! With this skirt, I used 3 yards of fabric and added a contrasting co...
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Tue, 26 Jun 2012 12:48:34 PDT
Pleated Maxi Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Pleated-Maxi-Skirt/
Pleated Maxi Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/6N3R/H3QFJNIE/F8U6N3RH3QFJNIE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/6N3R/H3QFJNIE/F8U6N3RH3QFJNIE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/6N3R/H3QFJNIE/F8U6N3RH3QFJNIE.SMALL.jpg dabchick I recently treated myself to a dressmakers mannequin - looks cool in the house and makes itself useful! So for my first project using the mannequin, I decided on a simple skirt. I saw someone wearing a maxi skirt and thought I'd have a go at making one. People have a habit of dropping fabric and woo...
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Mon, 25 Jun 2012 08:35:33 PDT
How to Make a Tie Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Tie-Skirt/
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Sat, 23 Jun 2012 07:03:03 PDT
Two-Tone Circle Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Tone-Circle-Skirt/
Two-Tone Circle Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/WJI5/H337JP0X/FT5WJI5H337JP0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/WJI5/H337JP0X/FT5WJI5H337JP0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/WJI5/H337JP0X/FT5WJI5H337JP0X.SMALL.jpg lianekatie This one of a kind circle skirt has that 50's style with a twist. I've applied a quilting technique to  "mesh"  the two opposing colors in the front and back.  Play with the blocking pattern, length, color, even garment choice (I've made a dress using the same technique) the possibilities are endles...
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Wed, 6 Jun 2012 21:52:39 PDT
How to make a short fitted sequined skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-short-fitted-sequined-skirt/
How to make a short fitted sequined skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/5MGK/GQ22D5J3/FP65MGKGQ22D5J3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/5MGK/GQ22D5J3/FP65MGKGQ22D5J3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/5MGK/GQ22D5J3/FP65MGKGQ22D5J3.SMALL.jpg giannyl Sequins never go out of style, although we aren't in the 80's ;) So why don't try and make this party-looking mini skirt? You should paired it with a simple top and you'll look amazing! -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2011 16:19:45 PDT
Make a poufy skirt out of garbge bags and duct tape http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-poufy-skirt-out-of-garbge-bags-and-duct-tap/
Make a poufy skirt out of garbge bags and duct tape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/6TGF/GB3XJSW4/FNU6TGFGB3XJSW4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/6TGF/GB3XJSW4/FNU6TGFGB3XJSW4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/6TGF/GB3XJSW4/FNU6TGFGB3XJSW4.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name When faced with the prospect of a party theme of "Anything But Clothes," instead of going for the naked look, I went for the pretty, poufy, princess look instead.  I have never felt prettier in a dress, even though it was made out of garbage bags and duct tape! Collect materials For this projec...
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Thu, 8 Jul 2010 20:14:07 PDT
Handkerchief Skirt w/ Roll Down Waistband from hand-me-down t shirts http://www.instructables.com/id/Handkerchief-Skirt-w-Roll-Down-Waistband-from-han/
Handkerchief Skirt w/ Roll Down Waistband from hand-me-down t shirts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/TWVP/FZ8J4J88/F7STWVPFZ8J4J88.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/TWVP/FZ8J4J88/F7STWVPFZ8J4J88.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/TWVP/FZ8J4J88/F7STWVPFZ8J4J88.SMALL.jpg sarahfish This instructable will show you how to make a handkerchief skirt, by cutting panels, and a bit of math. It will also show you how to make a "yoga-style" roll down waistband that could be put on any skirt or bottom. Supplies Supplies:-scissors-sewing machine-thread-measuring tape-sewing pins-Choo...
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Fri, 11 Sep 2009 17:59:30 PDT
Introducing the Sweatshirt skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Introducing-the-Sweat-Skirt/
Introducing the Sweatshirt skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/RUJN/FEMY2ZBW/F1YRUJNFEMY2ZBW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/RUJN/FEMY2ZBW/F1YRUJNFEMY2ZBW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/RUJN/FEMY2ZBW/F1YRUJNFEMY2ZBW.SMALL.jpg Kasasha Ok I know that skirts made from sweatsuit material(warm fuzzy knits)are not new.However I decided to take an old sweatshirt and turn it into a cute skirt, using the sleeves as nifty little pockets. Find a suitable sweatshirt I used an old sweatshirt that had a part of one sleeve missing (I used i...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2008 23:14:18 PDT
Flickering Flames Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Flickering-Flames-Skirt/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/XWPB/FCHYODKE/FB0XWPBFCHYODKE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/XWPB/FCHYODKE/FB0XWPBFCHYODKE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/XWPB/FCHYODKE/FB0XWPBFCHYODKE.SMALL.jpg jkennett A circle skirt that swishes beautifully and looks fabulous. This beautiful skirt is from a pattern published on www.elann.com. I fell in love with it the moment I saw it. Lace knitting always entrances me. I have been knitting from a very early age. One of these pictures shows you the first thi...
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Mon, 18 Feb 2008 07:22:03 PST
How to make a jean skirt out of jeans. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-jean-skirt-out-of-jeans./
How to make a jean skirt out of jeans. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/XV1H/F3I1A3G1/FU9XV1HF3I1A3G1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/XV1H/F3I1A3G1/FU9XV1HF3I1A3G1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/XV1H/F3I1A3G1/FU9XV1HF3I1A3G1.SMALL.jpg threadbanger Got a pair of old jeans lying around? Why not turn them into a new stylish skirt? It's really simple, just follow the directions below.If you want to learn more how's to's, be sure to subscribe to our show oniTunes. Also, stop by our website, Threadbanger, and blog for other how to tips. Cutting ...
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