Diy sheer cover-up

I’m finally wrapping up the last of my DIY vacation looks with this bright yellow sheer cover-up.  Because I spent a lot of time at the beach and pool, I wanted cover-ups that were comfy yet cute.  The fabric I used for this cover-up was this sheer swiss dot from Moodfabrics.com that I’ve seen so many times and contemplated getting it because of it’s super low $5.99 sale price but not sure what I was going to do with it.  It’s absolutely perfect for beach wear and comes in multiple awesomely bright colors.

The pattern I used for the top was vintage Mcalls 4722 with the following alterations:

-Removed the sleeves

-Removed 10″ from length of the shirt.

The pattern I used for the skirt was vintage Simplicity 6700 with the following alterations:

-Added 20″ to length of skirt

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9 Comments

    • Nikki
      June 15, 2016 / 4:05 am

      Thank you Donna

    • Lamesha
      July 29, 2016 / 8:07 pm

      Omg this is the house we are going to stay at upon travel lol so funny I was in serve of a yellow cover up. Too funny. Looks good!

  1. PrettyNFab
    June 13, 2016 / 9:11 pm

    Lovely. How many yards of fabric did you use?

    • Nikki
      June 15, 2016 / 4:05 am

      4 yards

    • Nikki
      June 15, 2016 / 4:05 am

      Thank you Brittany

  2. May 22, 2017 / 8:29 pm

    Hello where is this located?

    • Nikki
      May 30, 2017 / 11:51 pm

      Costa Rica

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