Navy Meringue

Added Oct 2, 2012

by nettie

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The Facts
Fabric | 50/50 Poly/Cotton or Rayon/Poly suiting. It’s from fabric.com, and it either cost $2.99 a yard of $5.99 a yard. I have ordered so much blue fabric and suiting fabric lately that I can’t tell which this is, lol. It’s not terrible, but I am glad I didn’t make a dress from it like I originally intended. The gray facings are made from a stretch suiting that is so soft and wonderful I wish I had ordered twice as much as I did.
Patterns | Colette Patterns, Meringue from The Colette Sewing Handbook. I used my TNT pencil skirt pattern to help me choose the size and grade the side seam from one size to another. I’m glad I did that, I don’t think I would have liked the slight flare the skirt would have had otherwise.

more details and pictures on my blog:
http://sownbrooklyn.com/2012/09/28/the-no-navy-meringue-blues-skirt/

Material Notes

rayon/poly suiting

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall
For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt
Style
Casual, Classic, Mod, Preppy
Material
Blends, Rayon

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    Oct 7, 2012, 09.45 PMby Yuki M

    Very cute cutting skirt and I love your coordinate with vivid colours !!!

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    Oct 3, 2012, 12.22 PMby Mary Athey

    fab outfit x

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      Oct 3, 2012, 04.34 PMby nettie

      Thanks so much!!

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    Oct 3, 2012, 06.27 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    fantastic colors and so lovely outfit! GREAT!

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      Oct 3, 2012, 04.34 PMby nettie

      Thanks, Ralf!!

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    Oct 3, 2012, 01.13 AMby bethmaryharley

    Great skirt and I LOVE the bright colours you’re wearing! :)

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      Oct 3, 2012, 04.34 PMby nettie

      Thank you!!

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