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Maternity Tank and Pencil Skirt

Added Jul 12, 2013

by byrdiesews

Albuquerque, New...






I made this outfit using two patterns from Megan Neilsen’s maternity line: the Ruched T-shirt, and Ruched Skirt patterns. I left off the sleeves for a tank style on top. For the skirt, I lengthened the pattern by about 4 inches to give it a more dramatic pencil shape. I really like how this came out. I feel like one hot, pregnant mama!

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Material Notes

The top is made from a black rayon jersey. The skirt is a gray double knit.




Spring, Summer

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    Jul 15, 2013, 12.13 AMby Sarah Conley

    Hi there! How cool that you decided to make your own maternity outfit. I wish I’d known how to use a sewing machine when I was pregnant so I could bring my own style to that journey. The ruching is a nice touch.

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      Jul 15, 2013, 02.58 AMby byrdiesews

      Thank you! Sewing maternity clothes is a lot better than buying clothes at the store that all look the same!

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