Create a Tree Skirt
Learn how to sew a Christmas tree skirt in an evening

During the season, your Christmas tree is the center of attention in your home. Decorate the base with a tree skirt you make using Nancy's streamlined techniques. Watch Nancy demo each step in the video.

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Christmas Tree Skirt
Approximately 40" in diameter

Nancy has streamlined the sewing without compromising the design.
  • Create and cut a circle pattern with the Yard Stick Compass (YC2) and Pattern Tracing Paper (PP3).
  • Create piping with 3/8" Wrap n Fuse Piping (CL9517) and bias strips of fabric.
  • Sandwich and stitch the trim to the top layer and fleece.
  • Position the lining fabric to the top layer and fleece sandwich; stitch in place.
  • Turn right side out.
  • Create bias tape for inner circle with Bias Tape Makers (BTMPK) and stitch to inner circle.
Supplies to make tree skirt:
∗ 2-1/2 yds. of 45" fabric (or 1-1/4 yd. 108" fabric)
∗ 1/2 yd. coordinating fabric to cover piping
∗ 1-1/3 yd. fusible fleece (PFFY45)
∗ 1 pkg. (6 yd.) 3/8" Wrap n Fuse Piping (CL9517)
∗ Optional: How to Sew A Simple Christmas Tree Skirt Guide (HTGSTS)

Shop Christmas fabric
YARDSTICK COMPASS
# YC2
Yours Today: $9.99
Draft circles up to 72" in diameter for an easy tablecloth
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1 ROLL PATTERN TRACING PAPER
# PP3
Yours Today: $8.99
Trace patterns with ease—keep the original intact
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PELLON FUSIBLE FLEECE
# PFFY45
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Add full lofty body to fabric with this fusible fleece
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2.2 yd. Wrap 'n Fuse Piping 3/8
# CL9517
Yours Today: $10.95
Create home decor sized piping in minutes
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FLOWER HEAD PINS 100 PKG
# FHP2
Sugg. Retail:$12.49
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Easy to grasp and easy to locate
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BIAS TAPE MAKER PACK
# BTMPK
Sugg. Retail:$42.05
Yours Today: $29.99
When you can't find a bias binding to match your project, make your own with these-time tested bias tape makers. Make five sizes of bias tape from 1/4" to 2" wide.
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HOW TO SEW A SIMPLE CHRISTMAS TREE SKIRT GUIDE
# HTGSTS
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Sew a simple tree skirt in 4 hours

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