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Lavender Knit Pencil Birthday Skirt

Added Feb 22, 2011

by vanclar

Spanish Town, Ja...

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Description

I wanted to make a pencil skirt to wear to church for my birthday. The original went wrong. The pattern was way too big and I kept trying to take it in and I just couldn’t bother anymore. What’s worse, i put in the invisible zip PERFECTLY and had to rip it out.

I used a lavender knit which was too thin so i doubled it. I used the fold as the hem. I cut out the pattern using another pencil skirt I had.

I braided leftover scraps to make the belt. I bought the top.

All in all it turned out really nicely.

I also made the fascinator in my hair. It’s really a veil but i folded down the netting.

Material Notes

lavender jersey/knit

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt

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    Feb 22, 2011, 12.49 PMby vanclar

    Thanks Goldilox but I made the Batwing top already. I just don’t have any good quality pics of it

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    Feb 22, 2011, 02.06 AMby goldilox

    YAY you made something! I’m proud

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