Angela Kane Gold Pencil Skirt

Added Apr 2, 2012

by Denim Skirts...

Norwich, United ...

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This is a pencil skirt using Angela Kane’s pattern. I have used the pattern before – my blue denim skirt posted here in February 2011. I altered the waistband slightly by widening it and slightly contouring it. It’s fully lined. The pattern has a vent but I ended up drafting my own with a generous 2.5 inch width. I drafted the lining pieces to fit and altered the back lining pieces to allow for some ease at the hips and above the vent. I used Sunnilj9’s tutorials posted here on Burdastyle which are linked below. This You Tube video here was also helpful in sewing up the back vent.

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Intermediate

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Women
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Skirt

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    Sep 13, 2013, 04.41 AMby esotericdynamo

    How did the first one turn out? Did you learn anything the hard way that you could pass on?

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    Apr 2, 2012, 09.30 PMby marec

    Nice skirt, especially the color and fit.

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      Apr 2, 2012, 09.42 PMby Denim Skirts Etc

      Thanks marec. Took 2 muslins to get the fit right! I like the colour as well – I don’t have many light coloured more formal skirts for summer.

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