Alder Skirt

Alder Skirt Pattern

Have you all seen the Alder Skirt by Rachael over at Imagine Gnats?  If you are on instagram, I’m sure you have seen this pattern popping up in your feed.

Alder Skirt Pattern

I was fortunate enough to be able to test and sew up the girl version for Sweet Pea.  Whenever I’m sewing for my girl, I have a hard time picking out fabric.  I have fabric that I love, usually simple, muted in colors, not too flashy.  And Sweet Pea has fabric that she loves, bright, vibrant, full of every color in the rainbow.  Well, I dug through my stash and stumbled upon this corduroy fabric that I knew we would both love.  It has the muted colors I love, but is covered in animals.  My girl is an animal lover!

Alder Skirt Pattern

So I bet you want to know more about the pattern and less about the fabric, huh?  It’s a great pattern!  It has great simple lines, but awesome design elements.  I love how the pockets stick out a bit from the body of the skirt.  Every girl loves pockets, and these pockets are great!

Alder Skirt Pattern

The Alder Skirt is for sale today in Rachael’s shop…go take a look!

 

  • http://www.nearestthepinblog.wordpress.com Renee //nearest the pin

    Amazing photos Teresa (cute skirt too!!).

    • Teresa

      Aww…thanks Renee!

  • http://www.noodle-head.com Anna

    adorable adorable! My girls would love that skirt. So pretty. Love those cute little animals.

    • Teresa

      Thanks Anna! Anything with cute little animals is a hit over here :)

  • http://two-many.blogspot.com Renee

    awesome pictures and pretty skirt! It really stands out in the tester photos – those animals are so cute too.

    • Teresa

      Thanks Renee! It’s an awesome pattern, and I can’t wait to sew up the women’s version!

  • http://whileshesleeping.blogspot.com.au/ Jenya

    Sweet Pea looks great in her new skirt. Love the print – it is bright and youthish, and looks cool as paired up with the boots!

    • http://www.dandeliondrift.com Teresa

      I think anything with boots looks cool, huh :)

  • http://adirondackinspired.com Monica

    Yes, LOVE IT! It is a great pattern, and I love how it’s styled here, too. She is too cute!

    • Teresa

      Yay…thanks Monica!!!

  • http://www.piepiedesigns.com Lisa @ PiePie Designs

    Great skirt, I love that fabric! I’d love for you to link this up with this week’s Tuesday Sews Giveaway at PiePie Designs: http://www.piepiedesigns.com/2014/05/tuesday-sews-giveaway-may-13.html

    • http://www.dandeliondrift.com Teresa

      Thanks Lisa!

  • http://girlwithasewingmachine.wordpress.com/ lala

    Really cute skirt!

    • Teresa

      Thanks! This one gets a lot of wear by Sweet Pea!

  • http://suginakamomoko.com/?itemid=38 free credit score.com

    If you’re facing such a scenario, I suggest that
    you simply refer this Buzzle post which explains how you can trace a blocked
    call. You may get free annual credit report online from
    a lot of sites that offer this service. it might be
    wise to get a report before and after these major events.

  • http://I discovered this web site in a search engine and read just a few of your other posts. Continue to keep up the great job! |I’m typically blogging and I really admire your content.|The blog has really peaked my interest. I’m going to bookmark your website

    I was very happy to find this blog. I wanted to say thanks for this informative post.