Want to learn how to make a poodle skirt? This DIY poodle skirt is so quick, easy, and super cute. Take it away Wendy from Gurgle Turtle …. So I wanted to make my little girls a DIY poodle skirt without spending hours dealing with patterns or elastic waistbands. The girls would only be wearing these for a couple of hours, so why spend too much time making them?
You guys, if you have never read about the history of the poodle skirt , I need to start you off with the information that it is just about the most fascinating thing EVER. Basically, back in , a woman wanted something awesome to wear to a holiday party. Being of a DIY mindset, she made herself a circle skirt out of felt no seams! So when you think of a poodle skirt, you really should be thinking of a simple felt circle skirt with novelty felt appliques. Easy to make. Endlessly customizable.
We want to figure out the radius. Divide that in half to get the radius 6. So start by folding your felt in half. Measure to your radius length, mine is 3 inches.
The s brought us a lot of things that we still love today. The cinched waist and full skirt was the silhouette of the era , and the skirts and dresses came in all kinds of styles and patterns. The skirts were a favorite with teen girls, who paired them with sweaters.