The Arrowhead Skirt: A Tutorial from Craftiness is not Optional

I’m so excited to announce that our guest blogger today is Jess from Craftiness is not Optional! I like to pretend that Jess is my best blog buddy that I’ve never met.  She’s funny and talented and has 3 super adorable girls just like me (ok, so the third one’s gender is still up in […]

Painterly Skirt: A Tutorial from Elsie Marley

Today’s guest blogger is Meg of Elsie Marley! We knew Meg would be down with our great skirt sew-along because she is the genius behind the Kids Clothes Week Challenge.  Sewing is always more fun when there’s a whole crowd of people participating with you, plus you get daily inspiration and eye candy from their […]

The Overskirt: A Tutorial by Happy Together

Today’s guest post is coming from the first of FOUR Jessicas who’re guest posting this week. FOUR. But that’s cool, ’cause each one is individually awesome. This particular Jessica writes Happy Together, and has been a resident of our Reader foreeeever. Why? Because her style is colorful and fresh and girly and fun and she […]

The Garden Veggies Skirt: A Tutorial from Ruffles and Stuff

Our guest blogger today needs no introduction.  It’s Disney from Ruffles and Stuff!! Gosh, what could we say about Disney that you guys don’t already know?  She’s incredibly encouraging and warm and genuine and the girl can craft and sew her pants off!  I’m always amazed how she takes everyday objects and thrift store finds […]

Skirt Week Spoonflower Style: A Union Jacked Tutorial

I posted yesterday about Spoonflower’s skirts – Kim showed us a number of skirts made by Spoonflower employees and some favorite prints. I think I’ve well established my love of Spoonflower – I’ve hosted swaps which lead to curating sets which lead to printing alphabet labels. When a spot in our Skirt Week tutorial schedule opened […]

Twirl Through Spoonflower Skirts: A Guest Post

Today’s guest blogger is not one of our usual suspects. Until today! Some years ago a woman turned to her husband and said “wouldn’t it be cool if you could just print the fabric that I want but can’t seem to find anywhere?”  He got to work. And now any of us can print EXACTLY […]