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Monochrome Floral Crescent Skirt

Added Jan 22, 2012

by alexandrasian

Leicester, Unite...






I made this Crescent skirt last year in April/May during the Sewaholic sewalong, but somehow never got around to photographing it. I think it’s my most often worn me-made item, I love it! I still wear it in the depths of winter with some thermal tights.

Material Notes

Black and white floral cotton lawn, interfacing.




Garment Type

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    Jan 23, 2012, 04.19 PMby Ljiljan

    It’s just amazing,I adore this type of skirts,have to try to make a similar :)

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    • Amy_butler_apron_large

      Jan 23, 2012, 09.41 PMby alexandrasian

      Thanks! :) It’s my favourite, and so comfortable!

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    Jan 23, 2012, 12.40 AMby mariapopia1

    Good Work! Nice Skirt! I want to make it too ;)

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    Jan 22, 2012, 05.17 PMby neenkster

    I love this skirt, i actually thought it was wool for a second, until I read the ‘floral’ part ;). To be honest, looking at the Sewaholic pattern/pictures I would have never bought it, it just seems to flowy, not flattering for peer-shapes, but seeing your version I will need to reconsider the pattern :). I just love this skirt so much!! Well done!

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    • Amy_butler_apron_large

      Jan 22, 2012, 07.51 PMby alexandrasian

      Thanks so much! I have to admit, I started doubting this would look good on me halfway through making it, but since then I probably wear it on a weekly basis!

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    Jan 22, 2012, 03.58 PMby janul

    I like it a lot!

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    Jan 22, 2012, 01.03 PMby barmaglot

    I like it, looks very comfortable.. Did you use a pattern? Would like to make a skirt like this..

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    • Amy_butler_apron_large

      Jan 22, 2012, 01.39 PMby alexandrasian

      Thanks! Yeah, the pattern is the Sewaholic Crescent Skirt. Here’s the pattern store:

      Best bit! If you go onto the Sewaholic blog, she’s written a ton of how-to posts for the sewalong, so it’s super easy to make!

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    Jan 22, 2012, 12.37 PMby aggelicat .)

    although I am not into skirts, this one is amazing!!

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    • Amy_butler_apron_large

      Jan 22, 2012, 12.43 PMby alexandrasian

      Oh wow! Thanks so much, that’s made my day!

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