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Brushstroke Floral Skirt

Added Mar 29, 2011

by mulli

Minneapolis, Min...

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Description

I bought this fabric because I loved the print and decided it would make a great skirt. I used the skirt dimensions from the Volumous Skirt pattern by modisten and added a second layer underneath the first, a waistband casing for the elastic, and in-seam pockets in the side seams.

Material Notes

Cotton, 1.25" elastic

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt

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    Nov 21, 2011, 06.51 PMby Dawn Gilligan

    This looks amazing! I am looking to make this skirt for my first project, how exactly do I make the waist band? Do i make it separate then add it to the skirt? Do i just thread through the elastic or does the elastic need to be pulled taut and sewn? Sorry just very new to this!

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    Mar 30, 2011, 11.05 PMby mulli

    Thank you all :)

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    Mar 30, 2011, 01.01 AMby nhi Nguyen

    i love it :)

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    Mar 29, 2011, 07.20 PMby sansancouture

    the fabric is perfet for this skirt ! love it

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    Mar 29, 2011, 07.17 PMby unfinishedprojectparty

    This just screams spring! I love the crisp colors of red and white on the soft flowy fabric. It’s a nice contrast.

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    Mar 29, 2011, 07.04 PMby turtlegirl00

    adorable!!

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    Mar 29, 2011, 06.57 PMby thecybergypsy

    Lovely skirt!

    Where did you find that lovely fabric?

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