Fall chilliness is finally creeping across the country!! I am steeling myself for the pants fight that I have with my kids every year when I have to break it to them that they cannot wear shorts or skirts every day of the year. Mind you we are in Southern California where most days you can, but I just don't feel right sending them out in the chilly mornings with their little exposed legs. If you fight this same fight blogger Remona Gopaul of the Stitching Scientist has come up with a good solution of incorporating a sweet ruffle skirt with leggings in her Ruffle Skirt and Leggings Combo with Free Pattern tutorial. Included is also a free leggings pattern if you don't have one.
I suggest jersey or spandex cotton blend knits for the stretch and recovery. A few of my picks from the store:
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~ Heather & The Girl Charlee Team