Monday, October 2, 2023

Vlisco Teaches Us How to Make a Skirt in its New Video with Ghanain Designer, Alinafe

Praying on our ‘love of fashion,’ which we’re pleased to be expressing here on the site this month, Dutch Wax brand Vlisco has created cool new video, teaching fashion fans how to make their own pencil skirt – great news for anyone seeking to step out in its new “Think” collection ahead of the mainstream Fashion Weeks kicking off next week.

Enlisting one of its Women’s Month 2014 Fashion Fund winners, Alinafe as seamstress, the video tutorial guides viewers through an easy-to-follow sequences to make one’s own skirt, even providing tips to avoid fraying, sew in darts and listing what you’ll need in the process.

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Designer Alinafe, a winner of Vlisco’s 2014 Women’s Month Fashion Fund

Ms Alinafe, who is a Ghanaian designer with her own store in Accra, is seen crafting the piece with her perfectly manicured fingers and signature stacked rings, and the results not only make us swoon but have us urged to spend time behind a sewing machine…

See Vliso’s step-by-step video on skirt-making here below and shop the new “Think” collection here – two things to do for a perfect fit for your body and your new season wardrobe;

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