Mini Claudie

Added Nov 4, 2011

by mixtlii

Montpellier, France

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This is a mini skirt I wanted to make since last year…
A friend of mine saw it in Claudie Pierlot’s collection (see last picture), but it was very expensive, and she hesitated all winter long… To finally not buy it. I told her I could make it for herself if she wanted to, but she refused.
So! Now winter is back, and I made it for myself!!
I love it, I think it really looks like the original and it is so cute!
I wanted to add pockets, but the skirt is too small…

I’m not really used to mini skirts, but I think it adds to the cuteness of the bow, and also, if I don’t wear mini skirts in my 20’, I’ll never do it!

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Winter, Fall
For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt

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    Dec 5, 2011, 09.11 PMby Martch

    I love it and want one myself!

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    Nov 30, 2011, 07.44 PMby liinar

    perfect!

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    Nov 30, 2011, 04.00 PMby Tracey McGowan Wirth

    Wow! I think you nailedit!!!!

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    Nov 30, 2011, 01.19 AMby schmitzie

    Your skirt is better than the original because your bow sits nicer. Well done! And you have the figure to wear mini skirts so go for it!

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    Nov 27, 2011, 07.51 PMby christianne islas francoeur

    In agreement with the other posts that your skirt is actually much better and nicer than the original! Great design work…I want one! ;D

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    Nov 27, 2011, 07.11 PMby Lolibraun

    Simply awesome!

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    Nov 27, 2011, 05.14 AMby senouna

    Very cute! To tell you the truth, I really prefer your skirt than the Claudie Pierlot’s…..

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    Nov 26, 2011, 04.46 PMby laurii

    lovely! and it’s way better than the original:) x

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    Nov 26, 2011, 04.39 PMby oldfashioned

    Lovely! It looks better than the original, but I’m a sucker for anything with a bow.

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    Nov 26, 2011, 03.08 PMby Chrissie Bee

    Your version is better than the original!

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    Nov 26, 2011, 02.15 PMby nishavinod2009

    very nice! Nobody will say its not an original. u shud not hesitate to wear mini-skirts even in your 30’s, it looks good on u.

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    Nov 26, 2011, 07.57 AMby kana

    awwwww so cute!!!

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    Nov 26, 2011, 06.16 AMby JeAnn Murray

    Ok project number 1 found.

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    Nov 26, 2011, 03.39 AMby eremish

    This skirt is super cute! Do you mind telling me the dimensions of the rectangles used for the bow? I realize this could vary by size but I just want to get an idea. Thank you

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      Nov 30, 2011, 08.26 AMby mixtlii

      Thanks :)
      The finished bow is 33×18 cm, it is as wide as the front skirt: it is attached to the side seams.
      (so the original rectangle for the bow should have been 66×36 cm, I guess!)

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    Nov 25, 2011, 08.55 PMby egecouture

    wooow i love this its really cute :)

    its actually much moore better then the original one i just totally looove ittt

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    Nov 25, 2011, 07.49 PMby suribabe

    That is too cute.. I love the bow.. the skirt looks really good on you.. Maybe its time you wear more mini skirts :)

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    Nov 24, 2011, 04.46 PMby Rosy1964

    Ohhh! That got the longing of my 20 years old …. Soooo lovely!

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    Nov 13, 2011, 09.02 PMby jambrigid

    Laaaave it! Make me one?:P

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    Nov 8, 2011, 04.23 PMby emilief

    prettyyyyyyyy !!!!!

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    Nov 7, 2011, 12.23 AMby poppykettle

    This is uber-cute! Love the style and the fabric.

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    Nov 6, 2011, 01.17 AMby tiffanee

    I love it!!! It’s awesome. Any chance you could tell us what pattern you used? I’m trying to determine how to recreate the bow… Thanks!

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      Nov 13, 2011, 10.32 AMby mixtlii

      Thanks :)
      I made the pattern myself: a simple skirt block and a big big rectangle for the bow, with a smaller one in the middle. The top points and the center only are attached to the skirt.
      Did you make it already?

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      Nov 16, 2011, 07.45 PMby tiffanee

      Didn’t make it yet – I have been out of town! I will try and make it soon and I will send you a picture when I do!

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    Nov 5, 2011, 02.44 PMby infinite-plus-one

    I love it (: definitely better than the original!

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    Nov 5, 2011, 11.52 AMby pambox

    great skirt, and definitely better than the original

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    Nov 5, 2011, 09.49 AMby lennert

    Very cute!

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    Nov 5, 2011, 03.37 AMby leahfranqui

    Adorable! And you are right, do it now, before it’s too late! That being said, I need to go make myself a mini-skirt….

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    Nov 4, 2011, 10.07 PMby RenaissanceBombshell

    Dare I say yours is better than the original?

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    Nov 4, 2011, 09.40 PMby jacquipardue

    looks fantastic!!

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    Nov 4, 2011, 09.14 PMby cyndi-de-crafti

    What a cute litte shirt! Love the big bow the the fabric choice. :)

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    Nov 4, 2011, 08.50 PMby Liora Litman-Cohen

    That’s a wonderful elegant garment! so buetiful….

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    Nov 4, 2011, 06.49 PMby chased-away

    What a pretty skirt! And by the way, you look great with it, so don’t hesitate, and wear all the mini skirts you want! ;)

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