Category Archives: bottoms

Custom pencil skirts for sale!

Well I finally did it.  I faced my fear of failure and opened an Etsy shop, Montanachicshop.  I decided to start with pencil skirts.  So if you liked this one or this one or if you want something different I have … Continue reading

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Mother-Daughter sewing, skirts this time.

For my daughters youth group at church they try to set and achieve a lot of different goals.  So one of her goals was to learn to sew some modest skirts.  So we decided to whip up a circle skirt … Continue reading

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Chevron Skirt (quick post)

I have decided to try a new blogging format, I am calling it a quick post.  It is pretty much lots of pictures with just a few bullet points.  I am doing this to save time, sometimes I feel like … Continue reading

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One last pair of jeans

I decided when I made my gray jeans the other week that I may as well make one more pair while all the alterations and fitting issues were fresh in my head.  Since I liked the slim fit in the … Continue reading

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Gray Jeans, and this is as skinny as I go.

For about six months now I have had this idea I couldn’t shake that I just HAD to have some gray jeans.  I don’t even think I saw them somewhere first either which is what usually happens I get fascinated … Continue reading

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Why store bought pants are bad for a girls self esteem, oh and I made some pants!

I present to you exhibits A and B… (For the record I would never wear either pair with a plain ill fitting t-shirt tucked all the way in, I just wanted to be able to focus on the pants).  Exhibit … Continue reading

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A self drafted pencil skirt, a fellow sewist in need, and one of my many neurosis.

I have never made a pencil skirt before because I thought they were too simple to sew.  You know, why sew something that you can buy.  I had always had this idea that I would only wear pencil skirts in … Continue reading

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Knock it off!…. Drawing Parallels Skirt

I saw this skirt while stalking Anthropologie’s website and knew it would be a perfect summer skirt. There were a few problems I don’t wear skirts shorter than my knee. I don’t like having summer skirts lined unless they are … Continue reading

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From Pillowcase to Paperbag Skirt

I was at the local thrift store the other day looking for some belts when I saw this in the pillowcase area I love yellow, I love stripes, and me made June has made me realize I have a great … Continue reading

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Knock it off!….Talbots hiker plaid skirt

I know, I know, Talbots is a store my mother loves, but look at this skirt! It is so cute!!!!  Plus the model is significantly younger than my mom.  Lets face it she is significantly younger than myself.  I find … Continue reading

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