DIY Pleated Wrap Skirt Tutorial

DIY Pleated Wrap Skirt - Sew a Pleated Mini Skirt with this easy tutorial - no buttons or zippers needed! - Melly Sews

Hey y’all – I’m wrapping up skirt month this week and tying it with a bow – literally! This tutorial is how to make a pleated wrap skirt that ties with a big bow. Since it’s a wrap skirt, it also uses no buttons or zippers – hooray! This isn’t the first time I’ve used Read the Rest…

Bohemian Skirt Tutorial

Bohemian Skirt Tutorial - Sew a Floaty Bohemian Skirt with this tutorial - Melly Sews

Hey y’all – today I’ve got a tutorial for this breezy high low bohemian skirt. One day, while vacationing in Puerto Rico, we decided to drive to a beach on the other side of the island, so we could see more than the area around our hotel. On the way, we saw roadside horses (for Read the Rest…

Draped Skirt Tutorial

Draped Skirt Tutorial - make this wardrobe staple - it's actually easy! - Sewing tutorial from Melly Sews

Hey y’all – I hereby declare August Skirt Month on the blog! To kick things off I’ve got a draped skirt tutorial for you. We were lucky to take a trip to Puerto Rico in June, and though it was very, very humid and hot, I really loved the architecture and color in Old San Read the Rest…

How to Sew a Drawstring Elastic Waistband

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Have you ever heard of Little Dresses for Africa? I bet many of you have, as it’s a very popular charity in sewing circles. But what you might not know is that there is a branch of this charity that collects handmade clothing for BOYS – Britches for Boys. They particularly request drawstring waist shorts, Read the Rest…