Nautical Kasia Skirt

Added Aug 18, 2011

by juleken

Hamburg, Germany

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Description

While browsing around on this website I found a beatiful skirt pattern called Kasia. It looked a little bit more difficult than the other clothes I normally make and I wanted to take the challange. Also I was a little jealous when I saw the other members projects.
I wanted to give the skirt a bit more of a nautical look since I live in Hamburg and it just fits so well as you can see on the pictures. Also the skirt was a birthday present for a friend and she lives right at the baltic sea, so that fits too. The skirt didn´t quite fit at the beginning and I had to take it in here and there but in the end everything turned out just perfectly. I sewed bias tape on the pockets and made anchor buttons myself.
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Material Notes

Selfmade buttons, bias tape, cotton fabric, striped fabric for lining

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt
Material
Cotton

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    Nov 21, 2011, 12.52 PMby 2002fee

    oh, ich danke dir ♥ ich war schon lange nicht mehr hier und eben sehe ich deinen kommentar. lg, andrea

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    Sep 18, 2011, 12.48 PMby berniebird

    Love the matching lining and buttons, nice one :)

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    Aug 19, 2011, 08.57 AMby The Tropical Sewist

    So cute! I love the buttons :)

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      Aug 19, 2011, 11.56 AMby juleken

      Thank you! Me too! :D They are made out of the same fabric as the bias tape!

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    Aug 18, 2011, 06.50 PMby cyndi-de-crafti

    Super cute! I like the color and the bias tape edges. I am sure your friend will be very happy to receive it as a gift. Thank you SO MUCH for posting your photos! I am also in the process of sewing this skirt. I love the look so much, but have a hard time following their instruction. Thank goodness that one of your photos showing the zipper really helps me to understand which piece goes where. THANK YOU!!!!! <3

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      Aug 18, 2011, 07.36 PMby juleken

      Thats great that I could help! I had problems with this skirt too! I was more or less guessing what to do and I had mayor problems with the sizing. Well, in the end all turned out well! :D Good luck with your skirt!

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      Aug 22, 2011, 05.10 PMby cyndi-de-crafti

      Thank you Juleken! I just finished my Kaisa skirt last night!….yes, finally! Your pictures definitely helped me with that one step that I got stuck on. I had to pick my stitches a few times to get it right also. But you are so right, at the end, it turns out to be fine. I will post some pictures soon. Thanks again! :)

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      Aug 22, 2011, 05.15 PMby juleken

      Great! I´m curious how it turned out!

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    Aug 18, 2011, 06.38 PMby groovymama

    Love the skirt – and great photos.

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      Aug 18, 2011, 06.43 PMby juleken

      Thank you! :D

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http://burdastyle.com//projects/nautical-kasia-skirt