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Hi Ladies!

I don't know if anyone caught the Martha Stewart episode yesterday. She had someone making petticoat skirts. I am thinking about making my own Christmas gifts this year, and would love to make a skirt for my 2 1/2 year old niece. I'm not sure I love the directions on Martha's site, though, and was wondering if anyone could give me more guidance?

http://www.marthastewart.com/article...sc=search_tv21

My question is how would I tailor this to a 2 1/2 year old? I have to admit, I need a pattern in order to sew anything, so this will certainly be branching out.

Any help would be appreciated! Thanks!
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id be interested to know as well. thanks ladies!!
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The video clip of the show segment is now on the martha site. Click the "Monday" tab on her home page.

http://www.marthastewart.com/affiliateinfo

I also came across the skirt lengths for different ages on the Kaiya Eve site. They're at the bottom of the page.

http://www.kaiyaeve.com/solids.html

Good luck! I've always wanted to make one for my girl, but I'm not sure if I could take doing all that fiddly work and she turning her nose up at it!
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The video clip of the show segment is now on the martha site. Click the "Monday" tab on her home page.

http://www.marthastewart.com/affiliateinfo

I also came across the skirt lengths for different ages on the Kaiya Eve site. They're at the bottom of the page.

http://www.kaiyaeve.com/solids.html

Good luck! I've always wanted to make one for my girl, but I'm not sure if I could take doing all that fiddly work and she turning her nose up at it!
It does look like a lot of, as you say "fiddly" work. We'll see. They're too cute to pass up though! Thanks for the help!
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