Bird Seed Skirt

by MoxieTonic on March 17, 2008 · 12 comments

in 1950s

I have oodles of vintage patterns for this style of skirt, but they are all just big squares of tissue paper so I opted just to make up my own pattern. I cut out three panels of fabric, stitched up the seams, and gathered the waist. Easy and fast and oh so cute!


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Heather March 17, 2008 at 5:37 pm

you might like these aprons,, you should check it out.


Valerie March 18, 2008 at 1:58 am

Great skirt and I love the fabric!


Stephanie March 18, 2008 at 7:32 am

Great skirt! I used that fabric too.


Jen March 18, 2008 at 7:56 am

So adorable! Way to go! And you even have the perfect shoes!


tiddleywink March 18, 2008 at 8:12 am

Oh! Oh my, that’s lovely! Fun pattern, fabulous fabric. Nice job!


Lil March 18, 2008 at 8:59 am

Beautiful! And did you already have the perfect belt too?


Moxie Tonic March 18, 2008 at 9:50 am

Stephanie: Your skirt looks great! I love the bit of flair around the hem. I had a tough time deciding on what style of skirt to make. I laid out tons of pattern pieces, but everything ended up with birds going the wrong direction!
Lil: Its my belt from my Pink Dress. I can’t believe how perfectly it worked out.


Cherie March 18, 2008 at 1:10 pm

Your skirt is divine, more so with those shoes.


MadeByAmanda March 18, 2008 at 5:34 pm

Love the color!


Simone March 25, 2008 at 11:45 pm

That skirt is gorgeous! I made a skirt for my friend out of the yellow Alexander henry Bird Seed print, but your skirt design is nicer.


victorialynn March 27, 2008 at 4:32 pm

What a beautiful skirt! Love it!


Linda March 29, 2008 at 8:21 pm

I love your skirt. What fun looking fabric.


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