a skirt for my sister

Added Sep 22, 2007

by lauriana

Den Haag, Nether...

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Description

As a starting classical singer without enough time/sewing skills to make her an entire wardrobe, my sister could really use some stylish new clothes. So I went a ahead and made this skirt. I had her measurements from a dress I made her last year, so I made a basic skirt block and drafted this pattern, an overskirt with 4 pleats over an underskirt with a ruffle at the hem. I really hope she’ll like it.

Material Notes

blue/grey silk-viscose mix (I love the tecture of this fabric, I hope it shows in the picture), white wrinkle-cotton

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Novice

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    Sep 27, 2007, 05.03 AMby elainemay

    lucky sister! i love the white ruffle- very elegant.

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    Sep 25, 2007, 12.22 PMby mirela

    I’m sure she will love it! I do!

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    Sep 23, 2007, 06.34 AMby wyn

    Beautiful design.

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