National Sewing Month: Make an Adorable Skirt in One Hour & Brett Bara Book Giveaway!

The amazing Brett Bara has a brand new sewing book! Glimpse a free project from it right here and a get chance to win your own copy.

Sep 19, 2011 at 11:00am | Leave a comment

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Brett Bara is adorable and the craftiest. Her new book,
"Sewing In A Straight Line"  gives what it promises: 26 "quick and crafty projects you can make by simply sewing straight."

Awesome! Here's everything you need to know to make Brett's "One-Hour Skirt," as told by my iPhone camera:


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Here's how MINE turned out! I used a handmade vintage tablecloth. LOVE. Simplest pattern and you can use Brett Bara's guidelines to make these in ANY size, even for kids, babies and pets!

 

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Aw, floratastic. I love my phone.

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Brett has offered up a video, if my DIY is too MYSELF for you:

Sewing in a Straight Line by Brett Bara – How to Sew a Skirt in One Hour from Rarebit Productions on Vimeo

HOORAY! Now for the GIVEAWAY INFO. YOU GET A BOOK! YOU GET A BOOK! YOU GET A BOOK! Oprah voice again. Actually, three of you WILL get books.

Comment below and tell me your favorite thing from Brett Bara's website and on September 30th, the sad last day of NATIONAL SEWING MONTH (and of my Sew 30 Things in 30 Days Twitter Challenge), I will announce three winners of "Sewing In A Straight Line." WHOOPEEE!

The more you sew, the more you know. Share needles!

xo, Rachie McP