Plaid Makeover

Recently I’ve been purging my closet of items I haven’t worn in a long time. It’s in preparation for our upcoming move, and I’m trying to be pretty ruthless. I threw this dress in the giveaway bag since I haven’t worn it all season, and then had second thoughts. Though the shape is rather maternity, I like the pattern and color. It might not look very promising on the hanger, but I think it could make a good skirt with a little bit of sewing.
plaid dress
Here’s my inspiration for the shape. What do you think? I’m already ripping out the seams, so there’s no going back. Wish me luck!
plaid midi skirts
Row 1: Left: ASOS skirt (no longer availble, similar) Right: Devon Rachel
Row 2: Left: Jag Lever Right: Kendi Everyday