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Box pleats skirt

Added May 28, 2012

by barona

Barcelona, Spain

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Description

The first attempt with this stars patterned cotton was to make a simple gathered skirt, which turned out weird as the fabric is too stiff. I replaced the gathers with box pleats and I like the result.

Material Notes

cotton, cotton piping, invisible zipper

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt

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    May 29, 2012, 08.45 PMby Angela Kane

    Really nice. Black tights and top just sets it off perfectly. A nice figure and a simple pattern. That is true style.

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      May 29, 2012, 09.08 PMby barona

      Wow! Thanks!

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    May 29, 2012, 03.06 PMby barona

    Thanks for your lovely comments!

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    May 28, 2012, 08.48 PMby martynia6

    I love it!

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    May 28, 2012, 07.46 PMby alicewang

    This is so pretty! I love the pleats!

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    May 28, 2012, 04.52 PMby laurakis

    lovely skirt!

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    May 28, 2012, 02.55 PMby prettysewinggirl

    It is PERFECT!!! You can be very proud :) I like it – a lot :)

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      May 28, 2012, 03.48 PMby barona

      Thanks! Very kind.

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    May 28, 2012, 01.00 PMby skeeler

    I love this skirt. I can see how the pleats would work better than gathers. I like the red stripe under the yoke too.

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      May 28, 2012, 02.28 PMby barona

      Thak you!

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