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2014 Summer Skirt Awards

We know you’ve been waiting for this day…the Summer Skirt Awards are here!  With so many awesome skirt events like Skirting the Issue and Summer of No Pants, we saw so many skirts sashaying down the runway.  Grab your popcorn, sit back and watch the Summer Skirt Awards 2014!

 Most Creative Skirt:

If this darling skirt isn’t creativity, what is?  Thank you for your inspiration, Susan (Living With Punks,) and we humbly present you this Best Creative Summer Skirt Award.

Creative

Fancy Skirt Award:

Ah, Esther, (Esther fromthesticks) you are a true fashion pedagogue, both in sketchy modern and proper vintage.  We hope you’ll accept this Fancy Skirt Award for your blog.

Fancy summer skirt 2014

Best Knit Skirt:

We give you, Rach H, (Family Ever After) our Best Knit Skirt Award for this most comfortable and flattering skirt.

Best Knit Skirt Award

Best Little Skirt:

Dear Jess, (The Sewing Rabbit) We adore your sewing projects.  The End.  Here’s your well-earned Best Little Skirt Award.

Best Little Skirt Award

Best Maxi Skirt:

Julia, (Julia Bobbin) we sigh in admiration of your flawless style.  Please honor us in accepting this Best Maxi Skirt Award.

Maxi Skirt Award

Best New Pattern:

Our new award, Best New Skirt Pattern, goes to RaeAnna from Sewing Mama RaeAnna. Congratz!

Skirt Pattern Award

Quick Skirt Award:

This is a truly quick skirt, which every little girl sewing mom covets.  You Cassie, (Lily Shine Boutique) win the Quick Skirt Award.

Quick

Best Skirt Refashion:

Um, yes.  We have not attained this level of enlightened refashioning yet, Olu, (Needle and Ted) but you sure deserve our Best Skirt Refashion award.

Best Skirt Refashion Award

Best Skirt Tutorial:

This clear and lucid paper bag skirt tutorial by Celina (Petit a Petit and Family) truly merits our Best Skirt Tutorial Award. Congratz!

Best Skirt Tutorial Award

Best Woven Skirt:

This beautiful skirt reminds us of shadows on a lake.  In summer.  We proudly present Sophie (over at Ada Spragg) our Best Woven Skirt Award. Jealous, sistah, jealous!

Woven Skirt Award

Before our final summer skirt award, we simply must mention the funniest skirt post of summer.  We were in stitches!

Best Summer Skirt:

One beautiful skirt six adorable ways.  A skirt this versatile could literally be worn all summer long!  Farrah, (Mingo & Grace) here’s your Best Summer Skirt Award.

Best Summer Skirt Award 2014

That’s it for the 2014 Summer Skirt Awards!  If you won a badge, please take it home with you and display it proudly on your blog or skirt post!  What was your favorite skirt?  If you want to nominate a skirt for the 2014 Autumn Skirt Awards, coming at the end of fall, send us an email!

Solidarity, fellow skirt-wearers!

The Skirt Fixation Team,

Audrey, Allegra, Aria & Annie

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2014 Spring Skirt Awards

As we promised you at the beginning of 2014, we have something new and special for you today…the first annual Spring Skirt Awards!  Every season we will be presenting 10 different categories of skirt awards.  Grab your popcorn, sit back and watch the Spring Skirt Awards 2014!

 Most Creative Skirt:

We present this creative skirt award to Kirstin from Skirt As Top.  These little skirts are definitely creative and still wearable.  A huge plus! Kristin, you may post this badge on your blog!

Creative Skirt

Fancy Skirt Award:

We present this fancy skirt award to Katy from No Big Dill.  This skirt’s beadwork is very fancy indeed!  Katy, here’s your badge!

Fancy Skirt

Best Knit Skirt:

We present the knit skirt award to Liz from Cotton and Curls.  We adore this knit skirt so much that we’ve pledged that it will be the next knit skirt we make!  Liz, you may post this badge on your blog!

Knit Skirt

Best Little Skirt:

We present this little skirt award to Autumn from It’s Always Autumn.  Competition is fierce during Project Run & Play, but this little skirt was a clear winner!  Autumn, you may post this badge.

Little Award

Best Maxi Skirt:

We proudly present this maxi skirt award to Becca from Pattern Revolution and Becca Duval Photography.  She made it during our very own Challenge Create: Adult Edition.  Becca, here’s your badge!

Maxi Skirt Award 200x200

Quick Skirt Award:

We present this award for the quickest sewn skirt to Dana from Dana Made It.  Have you watched the video?  Seriously fast!  Dana, here’s your badge!

Quick Skirt

Best Skirt Refashion:

We present this award for the best skirt refashion to Marisa from New Dress A Day.  Marissa’s was the first refashion blog we started to follow!  Marisa, your badge!

Skirt Refashion

Best Skirt Tutorial:

We present this award to liZ and Elizabeth from Simple Simon & Co.  This tutorial was so good, it lasted all week!  liZ and Elizabeth, here’s your badge!

Tutorial Award

Best Woven Skirt:

We present this award to Autie from iCandy Handmade.  Who wouldn’t want a skirt like this?  Autie, you may post this badge on your blog!

Woven Award

Best Spring Skirt:

We present this award to Kelly from Sewing In No Man’s Land.  Speech, speech, speech!  Your spring skirt puts a bounce in our steps!  Kelly, you may post this badge on your blog!

Spring Skirt Award

That’s it for the 2014 Spring Skirt Awards!  If you won a badge, please take it home with you and display it proudly on your blog!  What was your favorite skirt?  What was your favorite award?  If you want to nominate a skirt for the 2014 Summer Skirt Awards coming at the end of summer, send us an email!

The Skirt Fixation Team,

Audrey, Allegra, Aria, & Annie