Easy Box Pleated Crib Skirt. My pattern looked fine running either direction, but if your pattern is particular (say, stripes that should be running vertically in the finished product), you’ll need to go ahead and cut them across the grain widthwise. Labels: kid stuff, nursery, sewing, tutorial. Even though this tutorial specifically focuses on the short sides, it makes much more sense to buy all your fabric at once so here s how I measured for it. How to make a simple tailored box pleat crib skirt from one yard of fabric that adjusts easily with the height of the crib deck. You’ve been featured on the Quality Sewing Tutorials blog.
I used my daughter’s old crib skirt as a sort of template, but this one is for a boy- less girly! Or if you don’t have a crib skirt to look at, here you go!A few things first:1. I am making a box pleated cribskirt for an out of state daughter; thus, I don’t have a bed to measure. I also knew that I could probably pull off making my own crib skirt. I’m quite certain you can find better tutorials for creating a pleat, but I’ll document my attempt anyway. There are a lot of tutorials and blogs about making adjustable crib skirts. I have seen so many different concepts, including tutorials with ties, buttons, folds, Velcro, etc.
Think outside the box and get creative! Get your crib picture perfect with our box-pleat crib skirt. Finished length approximately 13-14 inches. Fits standard cribs using mattresses measuring approximately 28 x 52. Diy box pleat crib skirt teal and lime by jackie hernandez. Diy easily adjustable box pleat crib skirt, part 1 adorkable duo. Oleander and palm crib skirt pattern. I originally posted this tutorial in early 2011, I had my son in June 2011 and have really neglected this blog! But I somehow had this tutorial set to draft and have no idea how that happened. I decided to do a single box pleat crib skirt with a contrasting solid band of fabric on the bottom edge.
Hibler House: Crib Skirt Tutorial