Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Easy No Sew Tutu Crib Skirt

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Hooray for crossing things off my to-do list! I’ve had this one on my list for about 5 months now. Since we didn’t find out the gender before Cadence was born, the nursery didn’t really get any love until she was born. I took the inspiration for her room from the fabric I chose to recover the glider, if you missed that check it out HERE. I’m not really trying to do ‘rainbow’ as much as I just want to use bright, happy, colors, not just pink. I’m not much of a pink girl.

Anyway, here’s how I did it.
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Using a thrifted crib sheet, I laid it over the frame.

Then I marked where the openings between the slats were. I made sure the marks were at least at the innermost edge of the frame.
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Then I cut on those lines. Going back they probably should have been a little farther apart.
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Now for the tulle. I got this stash of tulle on such an amazing sale at Hancock Fabrics right around Halloween. I think it was like $0.75/yard or something like that.
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I folded it in half (hot dog style?) and cut it in 5 inch strips.
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After counting the marks around the crib sheet I figured out how many I needed and did all my cutting at once.
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Then I simply just looped the tulle through the holes I had cut. I didn’t cut the tulle down any, just fed the folded edge down and through the hole.
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Continue all the way around and the crib skirt is done just like that!
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I love how it turned out and that it matches the glider so well. Now to get some things up on the wall and maybe a rug in here or something.
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I think she likes it too! lol
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oh and look he wanted in on the photo shoot. Mr.Ben is a ham in front of the camera saying, “Cheeeese” haha.
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  1. This is so cute! I love this idea, and am so glad I found you through WFMW! Pinning this one for sure!

  2. Super cute and girly! And the colors work so well with your gorgeous chair too! Looks like the kids are giving their stamp of approval! Thanks for sharing at Fridays Unfolded!


  3. What a qt and easy idea love it!


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