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"Hold your horses" skirt with shaped pockets

Added Aug 6, 2011

by beataful

Ferny Creek, Aus...

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A pleated skirt with scalloped pockets. The waistband was from a pattern for a skirt from a 1988 edition of the NZ Australian Women’s Weekly “Handmade” magazine. The pockets were made using Casey’s shaped pocket tutorial
The rest of the skirt I just made up as I went along!

More details on my blog

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Women
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Skirt

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    Aug 20, 2011, 07.40 PMby sweetharte

    LOVE this.. so cute. i want 100 of them and i’m going to make them all look exactly like yours.. i’m kidding. i might just make two or three of them like that…

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      Aug 21, 2011, 12.49 AMby beataful

      Haha, thanks!! :)

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    Aug 8, 2011, 02.44 PMby rachelnyc

    I love the embroidery – the perfect touch!

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      Aug 19, 2011, 10.19 AMby beataful

      Thanks! It took me a while to figure out what to do, because I wanted the pockets to stand out, but I like what I ended up with :)

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    Aug 6, 2011, 10.36 AMby debilovessewing

    SO CUTE! Love the trim on the pockets!!

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      Aug 19, 2011, 10.20 AMby beataful

      Thanks Debi!! I was quite happy with how it turned out, too :)

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    Aug 6, 2011, 07.42 AMby Dee Durrant

    Love this – the pocket detail makes it really cute.

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      Aug 19, 2011, 10.20 AMby beataful

      Thanks Dee!

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    Aug 6, 2011, 06.52 AMby Ruffles Gazebo

    this is really cute! love the little handstitched details and the pocket shaping really make this special :)

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      Aug 19, 2011, 10.21 AMby beataful

      Yeah, I pretty much built the skirt around the pockets!!

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