My husband is a good find. He shops in the little girls section. He brings stuff home and says "I thought you could embellish it." Love him!
Here's what was originally a $4 PLAIN jean skirt he snatched from the Target clearance rack.
I did what he asked.
I just adore this red & white fabric. It's wild and spirited. I snipped bits of the subject matter out and fused them to the skirt. I then added some red, blue, pink, yellow, green & orange embroidered stitches. This was a great project to tote around with me, while my gal entertained herself with mud cupcakes outside. Oh & in front of the TV, while my husband watched something football related. Sigh.
The outcome isn't painfully girly. I like that.
My favorite part of the scene: