In be “tween” Skirt Tutorial

Tween Skirt Sewing Tutorial on polkadotchair.com

As my children have grown I’ve tried to adapt my sewing projects to grow with them.  This year my youngest turned 13,  when the kids were younger I used to sew for them voraciously.   I loved making little dresses and skirts for my girls for all of their special occasions, and just for every day…. 

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Glitz Polka Dot Fabric Giveaway

Girls Polka Dot Skirt on polkadotchair.com

With my youngest daughter now almost 13, finding appropriate Sunday clothes has become a challenge.  She’s stuck in that “inbetween” spot. Too small for teenager clothes, but wanting something more grown up than the kids stuff. I’ve started sewing up a bunch of things for her to wear to church this summer. This skirt is… 

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A Princess Skirt

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Last Fall we went to Disneyworld.  It’s my favorite Fall vacation, great weather in South Florida, lighter crowds and the Epcot Food and Wine Festival.   We’ve been a few times (one of the benefits of being within driving distance) and I don’t think I’d ever go in the summer again, after seeing how nice… 

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Remember the skirt??

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Remember the twirly dolly skirt tutorial??? Well, I guess it fit’s Bitty Baby too… Quite the get up wouldn’t you agree??? But isn’t that half the fun of playing with dolls? Trying on all different combinations of clothes! Oh and of course Lilly had to come and see what was going on… We call her… 

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