The Wavy Notion Skirt Tutorial, Spring Collection 2012…


When I was making this collection I was trying to find things that would be cute, yet easy at the same time. As many of you know, with 3 kids – finding time to sew the complicated things doesn’t always make the top of my list.


Sometimes I just want something that will be fast, easy, comfortable, and a real kid-pleaser. Because at the end of the day, if my child isn’t going to wear it – it wasn’t worth making it!

That’s where the Notion Skirt came in.


This fun layered skirt is super fun, easy to make, and is sure to please the little girl in your life…


Let’s get down to the tutorial. To make this fun and easy skirt simply…

*I really need to start spell checking my images better – sorry, that is supposed to say ‘Fabric’ width above*

For determining the length of your elastic, I typically cut a piece about 70% the size of my child’s waist circumference.

And that’s it! How simple is that?!!


Later on in the week I will show you how to make the lace shirt that goes with it…it is easier than it looks!


Thanks so much for stopping by, and until next time…

Happy Sewing!

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Jess Abbott the Sewing Rabbit is the founder and creative director behind the me sew crazy blog, as well as, 5 & 10 Designs, GNO Events, and co-editor of STYLO. She resides in Virginia Beach with her husband and 3 children.
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  1. says

    The skirt is cute, love the little ribbon on the bottom. But that lacey shirt really caught my eye. So pretty! I look forward to seeing your tutorial!

  2. says

    Oh, good! I spent my life savings on trim this weekend when I got to go shopping without my kids, so this outfit is quite timely! Can’t wait for the lace shirt how-to – darling outfit!! again!


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