Hippe Skirt becomes lovely Gathered Dress

Added Jul 19, 2008

by cherrybalm

Montevallo, Alab...

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Description

So, this is used to be one of those shapeless broomstick/ hippie skirts.

But, I loved the feminine crinkly softness and color of the material, so I decided to release the inner integrity of the fabric. There are no patterns being used here, just a totally original design! It’s so soft and comfy!

Material Notes

one skirt, elastic, embroidery floss

Difficulty

Novice

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    Apr 11, 2009, 04.57 PMby ginasophia

    Wonderful

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    Jul 25, 2008, 09.26 AMby beth-oh-knee

    Your tutorial at craftster was great. I bought some of that fabric to make one, but I think I’m actually gonna need an already made skirt. I have on at the back of my closet somewhere!!!

    Thanks for this awesomeness.

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    Jul 22, 2008, 10.15 PMby Angela Ashley Chiew

    Fantastic! This is so divine. I was just about to request a How To so I’ll go check out the one you put on Craftster now!

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    Jul 21, 2008, 07.18 AMby lybu

    It’s beautiful. Great done

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    Jul 19, 2008, 10.29 PMby xsobersx

    Very creative, I like how it came out

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    Jul 19, 2008, 03.55 PMby camilaustral

    i saw you on craftster! i love the dress :)

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    Jul 19, 2008, 10.23 AMby cherrybalm

    Thank you all so much for the kind words! I’m not sure if this would be considered crossposting or taboo in some way but I did put up a tutorial for making this pattern on craftster if you are interested!

    My How-to

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    Jul 19, 2008, 08.39 AMby dianacirne

    really love this one! is very sensual and feminine! Nice job!

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    Jul 19, 2008, 08.04 AMby spiderlily

    So very nice!

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    Jul 19, 2008, 07.03 AMby carlatv

    I love the crinkling of the fabric. The style suits you very well. Nice work.

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    Jul 19, 2008, 06.52 AMby hannahlee

    This is so adorable! I’m really into recycling old clothes into something new and I would love to know how you made this! Great work!

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    Jul 19, 2008, 03.42 AMby naughtylittlepony

    So pretty.

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    Jul 19, 2008, 03.07 AMby nenasew

    Its so beautiful and wearable. I would love to have a dress like this.

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    Jul 19, 2008, 02.07 AMby polychromatin

    Looks really nice on you! Good job!

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    Jul 19, 2008, 01.20 AMby senasews

    Great work. I love the gathered look of this dress!

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    Jul 18, 2008, 11.46 PMby fashion1

    I love it! it´s so adorable and the fabric and your pattern are very beautiful!

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    Jul 18, 2008, 11.19 PMby fabricaddict

    Absolutely beautiful! what a great idea and the colour looks very nice on you

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    Jul 18, 2008, 10.54 PMby schickchick

    “It’s so soft and comfy!”…you forgot to add “adorable” to your list!

    great job. i found one of those skirts, & haven’t decided what i’m gonna do with it yet….

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    Jul 18, 2008, 09.41 PMby calicocouture

    It looks beautiful! I love the shape of the dress, and the fabric is gorgeous.

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    Jul 18, 2008, 09.26 PMby stephaniemorgan

    i love it

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    Jul 18, 2008, 09.13 PMby emilykate

    It’s so pretty! I’m always impressed by people who are able to change a piece of clothing into something else- this is really clever!!!

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