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Elfka's brown and beige pencil skirt

Added Feb 19, 2012

by elfka

Kraków, Poland

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Description

I was very proud of myself, when I finished it, because Burda model complexity was 2,5 :)
I decided to use contrasting colors for the stripes below waist, original model was in one color. I also made two slits, originally there was only one below zipper, but I prefer everything symmetric usually.
More about it on my blog here: http://elfka.pl/?p=5579 and here: http://elfka.pl/?page_id=5575

Material Notes

Wool witch some elastic addition

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt
Style
Business, Classic
Material
Wool

Credits

Burda 09/2010

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    Apr 29, 2012, 10.53 AMby FEDRA

    excellent! I really like the color combination and pattern detail on the skirt! Enjoy sewing!

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      Apr 29, 2012, 05.52 PMby elfka

      Oh, I will! Thank you.

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    Feb 19, 2012, 08.05 PMby martinK

    wonderful work and it dresses you wery good!!!

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    • Elfka3_large

      Feb 19, 2012, 08.43 PMby elfka

      Thank you!

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    Feb 19, 2012, 07.08 PMby Bartas DubLinski

    Świetna sukienka!

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    • Elfka3_large

      Feb 19, 2012, 07.37 PMby elfka

      Dzięki, ale to spódnica i bluzka ;)

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    Feb 19, 2012, 03.46 PMby milkyway

    Love this pattern, I made it in red and the entire dress in mauve

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    • Elfka3_large

      Feb 19, 2012, 05.08 PMby elfka

      They’re lovely, I especially love the red skirt!

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    Feb 19, 2012, 01.57 PMby aggelicat .)

    really nice work!!

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    • Elfka3_large

      Feb 19, 2012, 02.42 PMby elfka

      Thank you!

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    Feb 19, 2012, 01.11 PMby claudinka

    Nice!

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    • Elfka3_large

      Feb 19, 2012, 02.42 PMby elfka

      Thank you!

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    Feb 19, 2012, 12.08 PMby carolinschmidt

    I really like your colour combination. I’m planning to do the dress and I think you had a brilliant idea with the two slits!

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      Feb 19, 2012, 02.43 PMby elfka

      I love this cuts and I was thinking about dress too, but I don’t think this strange sleeves would match my full figure. Good luck with your project!

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      Feb 19, 2012, 03.12 PMby carolinschmidt

      I don’t like these strange sleeves too. I’m planning to add normal long sleeves.

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      Feb 19, 2012, 05.09 PMby elfka

      That sounds great, I’m waiting to see it :)

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