InstructionsMeasure from tree base out to where you want the tree skirt to end - this is your radius for your tree skirt circle. Draw this circle using the pencil and string method on kraft paper, draw circle in center about the size of the tree trunk. Fold the circle in half and on one of the folds, cut a line from the center circle out to the edge. This is your tree skirt: cut 2 pieces of fabric and one ...
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Type of item: Home Decor
Style: Holiday, Classic, Formal / Bridal
white cotton & thread, light batting
What was your inspiration?
Liz Benjeddi's colorful work in straight bands
What are you most proud of?
Making something to compliment my Scherenschnitte ornaments when I couldn't find anything...
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
This is a small tree skirt - start with something small! I used two different sizes of prairie points and layered the smaller ones centered over the larger ones. This technique makes great straight bands as well, and I figured that if I put one on the side front opening of a jacket, I could put buttonholes in the center openings of some prairie points! Very formal.