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Comfy Pencilskirt

Added Feb 18, 2012

by carolinschmidt

Berlin, Germany

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Description

Simple skirt from the february issue of the Burda magazine. Made it as a test run for the matching dress. The fabric is the leftover from my first v-back dress.Since it is stretchy it is very comfortable and the zipper in the back even allows big steps in this fitted skirt.
It was hard to take a photo of the decorative seams since the colour is dark and the fabric is a bit shiny…just have a look at the pattern :)

Material Notes

Polyester, Metalzipper

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt

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    Apr 14, 2012, 04.54 AMby nouvellegamine

    this is gorgeous! this is a great example of why i love seeing member projects- your skirt is even cuter than the one from the magazine! great work :D

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    Apr 12, 2012, 09.15 PMby julib

    This is great! Really nice job on the fit as well, it is very flattering! The zipper makes for a fun, unique, and unexpected look. :-)

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    Apr 12, 2012, 09.07 PMby jaie

    Once again, only to a US size 12. Once again, someone else can have my money.

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    Feb 19, 2012, 07.54 AMby Inspired2012

    Super! I think I will make a version of this or the dress as well :)

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    Feb 18, 2012, 09.43 PMby step-van-b

    Dein Rock ist klasse und auf den Bildern perfekt in Szene gesetzt.

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      Feb 18, 2012, 09.51 PMby carolinschmidt

      Vielen Dank!
      Ich habe mir gedacht, diese tolle Ausstellung wäre ein schöner Hintergrund für diesen schlichten Rock.

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    Feb 18, 2012, 08.39 PMby machelefranklin

    Nice take on this one. May be a stupid question, but does the zipper stays when you sit and walk ? I’m a bit afraid it would open up. Nice skirt anyway !

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      Feb 18, 2012, 08.49 PMby carolinschmidt

      The zipper stays where you put it…it’s a strong metal zipper…you just have to be aware of sneaky boyfriends that like to play tricks on you :)

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    Feb 18, 2012, 08.06 PMby janul

    I love the zipper in the back! great skirt.

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Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/comfy-pencilskirt