Added Jul 21, 2012
I used New Look 6843 to make this. I’ve only ever made one skirt without a zip, so this was my first attempt at a skirt with a zip. The pattern was super easy to follow – I totally recommend this for other beginners. I love the fabric and as you can see from the stupid grin on my face, I’m quite pleased with my new skirt.
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