The longer length was fine, but I felt that taking off a few inches would allow it to be more casual, which would be more versatile for my lifestyle. But it sat on the back of my computer chair for a month and a half. A MONTH AND A HALF, PEOPLES.
And some days I’d come home with new purchases only to have this yellow skirt staring back at me. Finally, sensibility kicked in. How could I buy more clothes when there is a garment lying around that I haven’t ever worn?
So, I hunkered down and tackled my fear of doing my first hem, which especially scared me because it involved cutting off fabric. I’m proud to say I did it…but don’t look closely! 🙂 It’s not perfect, and it was hard because there are actually pleats in the back like this: