no zipper box pleat skirt

Added Apr 23, 2011

by emilief

Paris, France

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Description

a simple grey skirt made with the leftovers of my high waisted trousers.
I didn’t have any zipper in my stash so I decided to use one of the side seam pocket to have the ease necessary to get in and out the skirt.

Difficulty

Novice

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For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt

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    Jan 28, 2012, 04.09 PMby barona

    Lovely skirt. Very elegant.

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    Apr 24, 2011, 11.09 AMby infinite-plus-one

    Looks great and your ’no-zipper technique ’ is really clever (: Love it

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    Apr 24, 2011, 06.03 AMby tilshmil

    I like it! Great idea with using pocket and buttons!

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    Apr 24, 2011, 02.49 AMby Kovu

    its lovely! i love the way it fits and with no zipper? i would like to try this

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    Apr 23, 2011, 10.27 PMby mixtlii

    Such a great idea! The whole skirt looks fantastic.

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    Apr 23, 2011, 08.45 PMby Irina Schwab

    This is brilliant, I had a piece of fabric I did not knwo how to use. I might try something similar. Will half a meter be enough do you think??? Well done, by the way, great piece!

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    Apr 23, 2011, 08.26 PMby chanelleaj

    This is a great idea, any chance of a quick how to??

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    Apr 23, 2011, 06.55 PMby bennomusik

    Ingenious! I’ll have to try that.

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    Apr 23, 2011, 05.50 PMby shelley .

    Lovely skirt.

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    Apr 23, 2011, 05.01 PMby Priscilla Folley

    Looks great! But I still don’t get how you made it fit so well. Is there a button then?

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      Apr 23, 2011, 05.07 PMby emilief

      yes there are two buttons to close the belt above the side pocket that opens.

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    Apr 23, 2011, 04.44 PMby bekaem

    How clever, I wouldn’t have thought of that option at all!

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