Friday, June 14, 2013

REMAKE! 30 Min.Pencil Skirt Tutorial w/ Tips On Working With Knits!



Hi Darlings!

This video is a REMAKE of my most popular free tutorial but now I have filmed it in HD and have added tips on working with knits. HAVE A GREAT WEEKEND!



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xoxo
Mimi G.



18 comments:

  1. Can't wait to use the tracing paper method. My knits always get stuck in the beginning & end! Thanks for the hot tip Miss Cutie Mimi!

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  2. I have 6 sets of fabric. I'm definitely at least two skirts this weekend. Thanks!

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  3. Thanks for the tip about the tracing paper. You saved me a lot of trouble with knits. I always thought I was doing something wrong. Now I know a new trick. Great tutorial! Love your blog and your work.

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  4. Thanks Mimi ~ funny, I just started using that paper last night because I was putting buttonholes into a soft, slightly stretchy fabric.

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  5. I really want to make this skirt with a floral print on lowpricefabric.com but to my surprise they don't ship to Hawaii... oh well I'll have to pay
    8.99 per yard for a similar knit here.
    Aloha, Mimi and thank you for all of your help it is very much needed. I am learning to get along with my babylock machine... LOL!

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  6. Jumping up and down thank thank u Mimi!

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  7. Thanks sooo much Mimi!! Oh questiion! What is the best linen fabric for a suit with a more tailored look?

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  8. Love the tip about the tracing paper, too - and serious sewing machine/ iron envy!

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  9. Nice tutorial as usual, but where did u get the cool iron! What brand is it and where can I purchase it.

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  10. Thanks for the tips and tutorial. Love it!

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  11. Definitely trying this now there are tips. I have been scared of trying knits lol.

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  12. You didn't list any shoe information! Where are they from??

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  13. Thanks for the tutorial and the tips - very helpful. Have a brat weekend!

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  14. Marquette ParkerJune 19, 2013 at 9:24 AM

    YESSSSSSS!!!!!!!!!!! Can't wait to try this.. xo

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  15. Had a little moment when you gave us the tracing paper nugget. I had to call my mommy & tell her that awesome trick. Now you've got me teaching the master a few things. LOL

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  16. Hi Mimi. First, I want to thank you for your blog, style, and passion for sewing. I was watching your 30 minute pencil skirt tutorial, but no sound:-( Has this been reported to you? Your other tutorials have sound. I want to rock this skirt!!!! LOL Is there another pencil skirt tutorial I can watch? Thank you.

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xoxo
mimi g.