Tulips Skirts VOL3 – What to wear with it.

The Facts
Fabric: Light weight denim
Patterns: Cynthia Rowley Tulip Skirt 2512 – A&B- no belt.
Notions: 7 Inc zipper and matching thread
Time to complete: Lost hours in class- (This is actually my 1st skirt ever).  Can be done in 2hrs.
First worn: 2009
Wear again?  I wear it all the time because of the versatility of it.
Total Cost: I bought this denim fabric at John Lewis – Bluewater and it was about £14 a metre. I bought a total of (1 metre 30 cm. )

Review: It’s a great pattern because you can adapt to any age and fabric. Great for beginners  Definitively recommend and will be sewing this summer.

Some ideas on how to wear it :

Ben Sherman waistcoat, Skirt : House of Pinheiro ,bag :Next, shoes :from Brazil and necklace :Accessorize

Coral Blazer : Paul Costelloe, T shirt: Primark, Skirt: House of Pinheiro, bag: Michael Kors, glasses : Zara , Shoes as before.

Top: Vertigo, Skirt: House of Pinheiro, Bag: River Island, Shoes: M&S, Bracelet: H&M, Necklace from Brazil.

Work Shirt: Zara, Skirt: House of Pinheiro, Shoes: H&M, Bag: Louis Vuitton, necklace:Accessorize

Since I am wearing one of this looks today ,here is me! (Sorry about the bad photos-  I need a Tripod!)

Hope you are having fun with me.

I appreciate all your comments and on the day of “House of Pinheiro 1 month anniversary “there is a little giveaway surprise.

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See you tomorrow!
  • I love it! I think I’m going to make the flowery Simplicity one soon. Thanks for the tips on what to pair it with.

  • Thanks for this series. You know, I never really fancied the tulip skirt, but you are convincing me to give it a go. Keep it up please.

  • Well then I like this one a lot too. Perhaps its just time to pull the pattern out and sew it up.

  • Yes… Its a great pattern !

  • Yes! It is great skirt and you can wear it and combine with lots of outfits!