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Becoming a bulk sms reseller nationally and internationally



Patch it up! As part of the Jo-Ann Sew Your Style Contest sponsored by Pellon, I made a super cute DIY Patched Skirt without a pattern. See how you can make your own! A lovely post we found on so we taught its worth sharing..... TOOLS & MATERIALS:1-2 yards of heavy fabric3-5 ¼ yards of different printed fabricsZipperSewing machinePinsThreadSeam ripper
step 1
Measure around the widest part of your hips and add 2 inches.
Divide that number in half and that will be the width for each of the 2 pieces of your skirt.
If you want your skirt to be more of an A-Line then you’ll want to add a couple more inches to the width.
For the length of your skirt, that’s up to you. I made mine 15 inches long (after all hems and folding.) I have a 3.5 inch fold at the top and 2.5 inch fold at the bottom, plus 15 inches for my skirt length, so I cut my fabric 21 inches long.

step 2
With the wrong side facing up fold the top edge of your cut fabric over 3.5 inches.
Fold one half …