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Nice Pencil Skirt Burda 8155

Added Oct 19, 2012

by JillyO

Denver, United S...

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Description

If you are looking for a true pencil skirt try this one out. This is perfect for a traditional wiggle skirt popular in the 50’s. You can also adapt to make it in a stretch giving even more wiggle. Here is a pic of mine. I made it out of animal print similar to a velvet. Good for winter and fall days. I lined in in a dark blue satin. I also did not do the usual waistband but rather a shaped waistband.

Material Notes

The material is similar to a velvet in weight. This is also like fun fur, not sure what it’s called.

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt

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    Nov 18, 2012, 07.55 AMby Brazilnut Brazil

    Hello, i am new to this and would like to know how to purchase the 8155 pattern – it doesn’t appear in the pattern store selection…thanks

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    Oct 19, 2012, 08.42 PMby Mary Athey

    Fab!!! i love pencil skirts and this is lovely. great fabric as well x

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    Oct 19, 2012, 08.34 PMby kdeshazer

    Super cute! The fabric is really fun and the skirt has a lovely shape.

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