Mermaid Skirts for the End of School

Remember when I had to go to Leesburg and “happened upon” Finch Knitting + Sewing Studio?

Finch Outside

Well, I found this fabric, Coral Queen of the Sea by Stacy Iest Hsu for Moda Fabrics, featuring mermaids in blue and coral, that clearly needed to come home with me.

I thought I’d make myself a mermaid sundress, but then I realized it would never see my closet because the girls would always be borrowing it generously decided to make something for my mermaid-loving girls instead.

And what better way to welcome the start of summer vacation than mermaid skirts in one’s favorite colors?

Two Mermaid Skirts

Skirts Up Close

A little bus stop modeling on the last day of school. One sister elegant,

Elegant Elizabeth

and one sister sassy.

Sassy Abigail

Happy start of (educational) summer!

 

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About rbpepper

Rebecca is an artist, writer, and photographer with degrees in Theater and Social Work, and is currently a Stay at Home Mom to her three kids. Some part of her house is always a mess, she lets her kids paint on the table and design their own costumes, and she makes excellent allergen-free cookies. She lives with her equally creative husband and children in a part of Virginia known for being "pretty close to Dulles Airport", and dreams of moving to an old farmhouse in New England.
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