Melissa's One Night Stand

Added Feb 3, 2010

by Passiona Cottee

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Description

Left work, had dinner, got home, made a Melissa.

She’s a little racier than the pattern. Taken in generously at the knees and sits low on the hip (instead of a high waist – achieved by using the length of skirt provided in the pattern with a thin waist band turned inside).

This is a great pattern to make, try on, take in, try on, take in a little more, then go out on the town… all in one night.

Material Notes

Cotton poly double knit with lace feature

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt
Style
Evening Wear, Romantic, Victorian
Material
Cotton, Polyester

Credits

Fabric

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    May 2, 2010, 03.55 PMby kleinfee

    So great on you! Love your style! Beautiful fabric.

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    Feb 4, 2010, 03.43 PMby niña blanca

    Oh…I a little hard to see it on picture…great…that’s even better!

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    Feb 4, 2010, 08.53 AMby nessys

    Wow – that IS fast! I wish I could complete things as quick as that!!! Go girl!!! That fabric is really cool – did the lace come with it or did you put it over the top of the knit? Love the green tights!

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      Feb 4, 2010, 10.13 AMby Passiona Cottee

      Hi Nessy, the lace came with it. Neat, huh!? I am counting down to your Vogue 8469… :D

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      Feb 5, 2010, 12.09 AMby nessys

      Wow – that is cool!

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    Feb 3, 2010, 03.25 PMby wzrdreams

    Good work! Don’t you just love fast skirts?

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      Feb 4, 2010, 10.05 AMby Passiona Cottee

      hehehe… Yesss!

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      Feb 4, 2010, 10.07 AMby Passiona Cottee

      oh, and thanks for the comment! I have been admiring your Jennifer for some time :)

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    Feb 3, 2010, 12.45 PMby Claire .

    I love the fabric ! It’s gorgeous !

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      Feb 4, 2010, 09.56 AMby Passiona Cottee

      I am glad you like it. I went to the fabric store for a completely different reason (the pink and red project) and came home with this lovely lace overlayed on a knit.

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    Feb 3, 2010, 12.43 PMby niña blanca

    Love the design of material…

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      Feb 4, 2010, 09.55 AMby Passiona Cottee

      Thanks! The lace is a real weave, not a print, which is great.

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This project is based on

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/melissas-one-night-stand