Floral skirt with buttons

Added Jan 24, 2010

by kakabubu

Warszawa, Poland

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Description

A second-hand English curtain made into a skirt. A simple pleated design consists of four 50/50cm squares of fabric. Six pleats 5cm in the front and back. The fabric is rather stiff, so it keeps a nice “puffed” form.

Material Notes

Old curtains, buttons

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt
Style
Vintage
Material
Cotton, Polyester

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    May 18, 2010, 09.28 AMby ijada13

    this is gorgeous!!! i need to steal some curtains now to make my own! great job!

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    Jan 27, 2010, 02.32 PMby saori

    i was looking for fabric like this. i love how it looks with your belt!

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    Jan 25, 2010, 10.49 PMby evly

    I love the fabric! It looks so adorable! I’m on the search for a fabric like that for ages! This is definitely the new style trend for spring and summer 2010!!

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    Jan 25, 2010, 10.21 AMby nettevivante

    The fabric is great! I guess I need old curtains! :) Fits you very well!

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    Jan 25, 2010, 12.15 AMby kat21

    Gorgeous! The fabric is awesome. And the outfit looks great with the boots and jacket.

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    Jan 24, 2010, 10.45 PMby skwarynia

    I used very similar if not THE SAME FABRIC for my bag… and it was a curtain from second hand too:) ANyway it looks great with the boots:) http://www.burdastyle.com/projects/women-s-best-friend

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    Jan 24, 2010, 09.54 PMby emlj

    love it with the boots!

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    Jan 24, 2010, 09.09 PMby michelleiswell

    That rocks.

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    Jan 24, 2010, 07.11 PMby sewclairey

    Love it! And I like how you’ve toughened up the whole look with the tights, boot and jacket.

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    Jan 24, 2010, 07.09 PMby maddog731

    Wow that’s really cute! I love it, the buttons all the way down definitly make it. you inspire me :)

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    Jan 24, 2010, 06.57 PMby stefilu

    curtain fabrics are perfect for winter skirts. great job!

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    Jan 24, 2010, 06.29 PMby chichil

    So beautiful! I love your skirt.

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    Jan 24, 2010, 05.36 PMby beaufabulous

    so adorable!

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    Jan 24, 2010, 05.13 PMby fabricaddict

    stunning!!! love that fabric and the pleats!

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    Jan 24, 2010, 04.45 PMby dschudie

    and i LOVE!

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    Jan 24, 2010, 04.34 PMby agneta

    I like.

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