Green green grass - the slit skirt

Added Jan 22, 2014

by Irina Schwab

Aylesbury, Unite...

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Description

Such a simple project, and so effective!

I have followed, broadly, pattern 105 in Burda Style Magazine 09/2013.

I purchased the September issue abroad, whilst on holidays & under the August hot burning sun.

The skirt has inspired me and I saw it straight away, made from the English tweed and photographed whilst walking in the ever green English parks.

I quite liked the idea of polka dot tights, and “borrowed” it straight away.

Worn with baby blue angora turtle neck jumper, Joules khaki resin beads, Zara boots and Jones Bootmakers satchel bag.

Material Notes

tweed

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt
Material
Wool

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    Jan 28, 2014, 06.42 PMby chula123

    Fabulous skirt ! Styled perfectly together with the turtleneck and the boots, and to finish it off, perfect pictures !

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    Jan 26, 2014, 11.02 AMby dabura

    Great project! Congrats :) Definitly I’ll make this skirt too.

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      Jan 26, 2014, 11.35 PMby Irina Schwab

      Good luck. Can’t wait to see your version!

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    Jan 23, 2014, 10.11 AMby Mary Athey

    Great skirt and you have styled it perfectly. Love the photos as well x

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      Jan 23, 2014, 07.28 PMby Irina Schwab

      It doesn’t feel like winter, does it?!

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    Jan 23, 2014, 01.16 AMby Moimisie

    great skirt! I’ve been eyeing ever since I got my magazine…. but I’m a little bit worried about the slit…. I don’t think a skirt like this would be work appropriate?

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      Jan 23, 2014, 07.27 PMby Irina Schwab

      Well… I did wear it at work that day!!! No harm was done. Life is too short!!

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    Jan 22, 2014, 11.06 PMby cchristie

    Very chic. Love the styling

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    Jan 22, 2014, 09.46 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Nice skirt Irina! :)

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      Jan 22, 2014, 11.51 PMby Irina Schwab

      Thank you, Ellen. And it is all for myself. So I can enjoy it :-)

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http://burdastyle.com//projects/green-green-grass-the-slit-skirt