ME? Well, My name is Yvonne and I am a SAHM to FOUR beautiful, energetic, wild, lovable, crazy and amazing children. I am married to my best friend and the Love of my life. And I have a creative side that needed an outlet so I started this blog to share my creations with all of you. One day my oldest daughter, all of 6 years old, looked at me while I was crafting and said "you sure are One Creative Momma" and the name for my blog was born.


Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Patchwork twirl skirt

My how time flies! 
My baby girl turned 8 years old over the weekend - How did that happen? 

To make this occasion special I told her I would make her something to wear on her big day.  I decided to try my hand at making a twirl skirt. I started out searching Pinterest and other sites online and after mixing about 3 tutorials I came up with the following skirt. Pirate Princesses are the in thing with girls her age so I went with that theme but made it very girly.

I picked out 5 different fabrics and sewed them together to create the main body.

I then added a hem and drop waist to get the length I needed it.

My daughter LOVED her skirt and can't wait for me to make more for her and her sister. 

Thank you for stopping by - I hope you have a great day!


  1. This is super cute..Hope you do not mind if I pass the idea onto my Mom who sews. Love it.

  2. Ooh-- I wonder if I could make something like this?  :) Your daughter is beautiful and the skirt is beautiful too!

  3. OnecreativemommaMay 1, 2012 at 8:50 AM

    I'm sure you could make it! super easy!

  4. I don't blame her...I would love it too!


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