Style Sunday: The Tutu Skirt

Style Sunday: The Tutu Skirt

Style Sunday: The Tutu Skirt

April 27, 2014 | Style | 1 Comment

Nothing is more whimsy than the tutu. I am fully aware that I should have hung up these frothy frilly skits a loooong time ago. But, nope. I am, proud to say that I still have two tutu skirts in my wardrobe and still wear than more regularly than I probably should!

I adore the styling of this Midnight Ballerina Skirt, $64.99 from ModCloth – I mean that is a genuine My Little Pony Shirt right there…and those lavender tights – I’m totally bewitched!

Tutu skirts are just as fun to make as they are to wear. You can go off piste on this and design this little number yourself, or check out this Style Sunday Moodboard for Tutu Skirts and release your inner prima ballerina!

Style Sunday Tutu MainThe Pattern
Simplicity 1427, sizes 4 – 22, £8.15 SimplicityNewLook
This fun tutu skirt is the statement piece your wardrobe has been longing for! Misses’ tulle skirts in three lengths are perfect for any occasion. Dress it up for an evening out, or dress it down for a sweet everyday look – select Design C for the classic mid-calf length.

The Fabrics
1 Aubergine Poliam Tulle  £11.90 per metre JoelAndSonFabrics
2 Powder Blue Tulle  £3 per metre TextileExpress
3 Rose Tulle  £5.50 per metre PlushAddict
4 Ivory Silk Tulle  from £19 per metre BridalFabrics
5 Black Tulle £5.65 per metre Abakhan

Don’t leave me hanging on this one – what colour tutu are you going to wear?!

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    April 28, 2014

    ooh, so pretty! the longer lengths look way more grown up than I was expecting.

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