Today we have another girl’s Buy or DIY skirt for you! This time we’re showing you how you can make a name brand skirt perfect for summer for less than retail price, and more practical too.
Our skirt pick of the day is a Gucci skirt from Norstrom. See that cute little bee appliqué patch? We’ve even located a source on that for you!
Buy or DIY Skirt Details:
Fabric Recommendation: Cotton Jersey Charcoal Grey
Pattern Recommendation: Peek-a-boo Pattern Shop Sporty Girl Skort
Buy or DIY Skirt Math:
Gucci Ruffle skirt: $235 retail price.
Fabric needed: 1 yards at $6.48 per yard See that darling little ruffle on the bottom? Ordering a yard of this fabric will allow you extra to gather and add that ruffle, plus include the shorts underneath!
Baby bumble bee patch: $3.99
Elastic: $2.99 for 3 yards of 1″ wide knit elastic
Total $: $21.41 for DIY
Total Savings: $213.59
Wow, the DIY wins again!! Are you seeing a pattern here? And we’d like to point out that the Peek-a-boo Pattern Shop pattern comes with built in shorts. If you have a little girl who wears skirts, you’ll immediately love that option too! We’ve made this pattern, and we can assure this is a great pattern you’ll turn to over and over again.
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