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Skirt Fixation: Flaunting the Feminine Side!

Let's Talk Skirts!

Have you seen an awesome skirt somewhere?  Do you have a favorite fabric?  Have you designed a skirt you're especially proud of?  Have a comment on one of ours?  Just need to share your skirt addiction with gals who understand?  Never fear, we are here for you!

Latest Skirt Fixation

Molly VS Lottie {Skirt VS Skirt}
Molly VS Lottie graphic

Today we are introducing you to two lovely young skirts. Here on the right, ladies and gentlemen, we have Molly, a sweet and timeless garment designed by Peekaboo Pattern Shop, (affiliate link) and on the left we have Lottie, a playful and humorous little skirt designed by Violette Field Threads. They have many things in common, buuuuut they also have some unique differences. Round 1: Pattern Let’s talk about what these two patterns have in common first. They both are little girl skirts with suspenders.  Lottie and Molly both love tea parties, stuffed bears and shiny things.  The instructions are both

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Nordstrom Knock Off Skirt {Buy or DIY Skirt}
Skirt Fixation shows you how to make this Nordstrom skirt for a LOT less money!

Today we have another Buy or DIY skirt for you! We’ll be showing you an easy way to make an inexpensive knockoff of a high-end leather skirt. Our skirt pick of the day is the Adrienne Skirt from Nordstrom.  This is a sueded leather skirt and has some fantastic paneled detailing. Buy or DIY Details: Nordstrom Skirt: Adrienne Suede Skirt Fabric Recommendation: Perfection Leather Brown Fabric Pattern Recommendation:  Lekala Trumpet Skirt  Modify by shortening to knee length, split the panels in the middle alternate directions, use snaps instead of buttons and buttonholes Buy or DIY Math: Nordstrom skirt: $945 retail price.

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Women’s Vivienne Skirt {All The Skirts: Violette Field Threads & Raspberry Creek Fabrics}
Women's Vivienne skirt pattern sewn by Violette Field Threads with fabric from Raspberry Creek Fabrics

As promised, today we have the final skirt for our All The Skirts series with Violette Field Threads and Raspberry Creek Fabrics.  The women’s Vivienne Skirt is our final sew for this edition of All The Skirts. The women’s Vivienne pattern comes with a skirt and blouse pattern.  Let’s start with the skirt.  The women’s Vivienne skirt has the same look and silhouette as the girl’s Vivienne skirt, with one main difference; the overskirt is reversible and removable.  That gives this pattern 3 different looks, making it very versatile. The Vivienne overskirt can be made in 9 sizes from 0

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Last day…

Just popping in really quick to remind everyone it’s the last day to enter the Violette Field Threads and Raspberry Creek Fabrics link up.   Then tomorrow, voting begins for the Inlinkz link up, so please pop back in this weekend and pick your favorite entry from the link up!  The Rafflecopter has about 5 days left.  Enter both below.  We’ll be back Monday to show you the final skirt we made for All The Skirts: Violette Field Threads & Raspberry Creek Fabrics. Simply link up anything you’ve made this year with a Violette Field Threads pattern or fabric from

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