For my daughter’s first birthday I chose the theme “Ballerina Ball”. The post for the entire party is here:
I wanted to make a table skirt appropriate for a ballerina or tutu themed party and this is what I made:
I started by measuring the circumference of the table I wanted to skirt and then I bought enough tulle to double the measurement. I bought enough ribbon to match the length. I folded the tulle in half and on the folded top edge, I gathered and pinned the tulle to the ribbon.
The website I originally found the idea said they then just pinned both the tulle and the ribbon to the tablecloth without sewing. But for me, it was a little tricky and it kept coming apart and falling off so I did decide to sew the tulle to the ribbon. Then I pinned the ribbon to the tablecloth.
The website where I found the original idea was:
They give much more detailed and lovely instructions.