Sunday, 29 June 2008

.tights delight.

Yesterday I went to the shops to buy Lil a new pair of tights. Her current pair were plain white and newborn size - yes, she is 11 months in a few days...they just kept stretching!!

I went in with the "stick with the white, they go with everything" mindset, but when I saw these ones, they had my name written all over them...

So, needless to say, they were purchased...along with a plain white pair for good measure!
Then when the kids were in bed last night, I had an urge for a quick sew and decided I could whip up a little skirt to match for her to wear to church today.
It was a breeze to make...I joined 6" squares together to make the front and back of the skirt, hemmed it and sewed an elastic waistband at the top.
Cute girl, cute tights, cute skirt!

P.S. I could write up a tutorial for my blog if you want the skirt-making instructions...let me know!

5 comments:

Anonymous said...

Lil looks so sute! I'm sure we'd all love to see a tutorial, if its that easy maybe I could even tackle it???! Melissa .x.

lisa travers said...

I am so envious of your talent to just whip things up...I wish I could!!! Awesome stuff!! :)

Grace said...

Yes please!!

Carli said...

'who is that??' 'it's Lil!' 'is she grown now?' 'yes, she's almost walking now!' 'WOW Mum'!!

Michaela could do with a skirt :)

Carli said...

recipe monday is LATE!

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