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Mood DIY: Zippered Full Circle Skirt

St. Patrick’s Day will be here before you know it, and what better way to show a little holiday spirit than to rock your green with pride?  I opted to create a Full Circle Skirt with a zipper that is super cute, and was super easy.  To get it done, …

Mood DIY: Leather Fringe Skirt

People often ask me where I get my inspiration for my DIY projects, and the honest answer is….”everywhere.”  For this one, I think I was doing a modeling job one day recently when one of the designers came in with a leather fringe skirt, and I thought….how funky, gotta have …

Mood DIY: Sequin Skirt

I’ve been on a bit of a sequin kick lately, and recently stumbled upon the “metallic fabric” section at Mood Fabrics NYC—I was instantly smitten. After only a few minutes in my new “heaven,” I discovered this fabric with an ombre-like affect and immediately snapped up a yard.  I figure …

How to Make A Simple Elastic Waist Skirt Look Chic

 

An elastic waist skirt was probably the first garment you ever sewed and it was undoubtedly a frumpy mess—I know mine was. But readers, it’s time to rethink the elastic waist skirt. Designers are turning out chic elastic waist skirts and you can too. Here’s Mood’s guide to making an …

Mood DIY: Full Circle Skirt

SUPPLIES: Iron, charmeuse from Mood Fabrics (about 2.5 yards), 2-inch elastic band from Mood Fabrics (depending on length of waist; I used about 2.5 feet), tape measure, pen, tulle from Mood Fabrics (about 3 yards) , straight …

Mood DIY: Ostrich Feather Skirt

So…I picked up a copy of Instyle magazine this month (for leisurely reading AND because I happen to be in this issue –insert squeals of delight — and I noticed that since spring is right around the corner they predicted that a hot color this upcoming season would be pistachio.
I …

Sew a Maxi Skirt for Spring & Summer

Lately I’ve been seeing maxi skirts everywhere in New York City, on stylish women of all ages. So of course now I’m craving one for myself and may make this my next sewing project. Let’s look at pattern possibilities…