I was just fa la la la la-ing my way through the fabric store the other day, in search of more velvet for those stockings I have every good intention of sewing whenever I get around to it.
Darn it, why did I have to spy those bolts of faux fur ? I was completely stopped in my tracks. I couldn’t think about stockings, I could only see a fabulous tree skirt trimmed in that cream colored fur. I’ve never ever ever had a tree skirt - it’s one of those luxuries I’ve just never bothered to purchase. In years past, I simply wrapped a piece of crimson velvet around my tree trunk. In truth, that worked just fine since the fabric always seemed to be covered up with Christmas presents relatively quickly.
This year, after spying that fur, I just had to make myself an authentic tree skirt. I wanted a skirt with a luxurious look, but without the big price tag.
So I came up with this purty little number.
Here’s the quick and easy way to make this simple sew faux fur trimmed tree skirt in one afternoon. Read the rest of this entry »