Ottobre skirt

September 14, 2011


I have been wanting to make this skirt for a while and finally got around to starting it this week.  Many hours later, it is complete and pretty cute!  I had to adjust it a bit as the size that suited Isabella was still too big.  I also added a tie made from one of the frill fabrics.



Isabella loves to dance!  Her usual uniform is a pink tutu but I think I can persuade her to wear this skirt as it has good frills on it!


How's the pose?!!


Project details:
Fabric - red denim (an offcut from my sis), floral prints from my scrap box (lower frill is Sara Morgan Toy Box ... again!, can't remember where I got the upper frill fabric)
Pattern - Ottobre Spring 2011
Bits and bobs - 10 cm zip, button, interfacing for waistband

I'm sharing today at Kootoyoo.

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18 comments

  1. She is such a good model. Gorgeous!!

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  2. Darling skirt and what a sweet little model you have!

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  3. Absolutely fabulous.The little lady looks perfect in it!

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  4. Such a sweet little dress. Love the colours.

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  5. This skirt is just amazing, and your little girl is super cute in it! Good Job!

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  6. Gorgeous... and the skirt is fabo too. Will be flicking through my Ottobre magazine to check out this pattern. I always love seeing other people's versions ... often they're better than in the mag itself.

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  7. Oh I love this little skirt. Very cute, love your colour/fabric choices too. Your little model looks very chuffed with her new skirt.

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  8. I love the sash around the waist!

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