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90's Skirt to Tube Top Jumper

Added Jun 21, 2011

by ellohdesign

Portland, Oregon...

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Purchased a maxi skirt with an elastic waistband from the thrift store and decided that the print was way too ugly to ignore. So I cut it up, added elastic at the top and waist and a little seam for shorts.
Read more here: http://ellohhandmade.blogspot.com/2011/06/90s-skirt-refashion.html

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Jumpsuit
Style
Beach, Bohemian, Casual
Material
Cotton

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    Jun 22, 2011, 05.06 PMby dezi

    Great job and I love the fabric!

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    Jun 21, 2011, 08.09 PMby ginasophia

    very creative and well done, it looks like the shorts fit isnt giving any problems!

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      Jun 22, 2011, 03.55 AMby ellohdesign

      Thanks! i actually had to add fabric to get the crotch seam low enough but they’re so flowy you can’t see it.

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    Jun 21, 2011, 06.13 PMby m j

    what a great idea.. and so cute!

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      Jun 22, 2011, 03.56 AMby ellohdesign

      thanks! i want to make a ton more out of equally wacky fabric.

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