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button front skirt

Added Apr 1, 2011

by justbev

London, United K...

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Description

black dupion silk skirt consisting of a button stem at the front, side pockets, and a flap waistband.

model: d.babitch

Material Notes

dupion silk, metal button

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt
Style
Casual, Other
Material
Cotton, Blends, Linen, Satin, Silk, Taffeta

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    Apr 3, 2011, 10.08 AMby wonderlandalys

    So cute! I love the fullness of the skirt and the flap waistband. Very lady-like.

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    Apr 3, 2011, 07.22 AMby zoe-may

    Oh my goodness! I love the waistband..

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    Apr 2, 2011, 09.14 AMby lizah

    this lokks really cute!

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    Apr 1, 2011, 09.38 PMby nettie

    I love this!! I actually attempted to refashion a button-up shirt into a skirt like this with NO success. I’m another one that will be waiting on the tutorial.

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    Apr 1, 2011, 06.00 PMby nouvellegamine

    Cute design!

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    Apr 1, 2011, 05.04 PMby janene

    Ooo I would love to see the instructions for the waistband. This is a great design. I love it!

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      Apr 1, 2011, 05.28 PMby justbev

      I will post a guide this coming week on how to draft this pattern from scratch, it’s actually not too difficult.

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    Apr 1, 2011, 02.13 PMby tashmopolitan

    ooo la la! I love the volume! Its almost like the skirt has a collar…very creative is this your own pattern?

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      Apr 1, 2011, 03.55 PMby justbev

      yes, everything I make is from scratch. I produced a basic pattern block and then adjust it accordingly.

      if i have some time this coming week, I will post instructions for the basic build of this construction!

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      Apr 2, 2011, 04.06 AMby tashmopolitan

      Awesome!

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    Apr 1, 2011, 02.08 PMby rotinjab

    lovely! (:

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