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Pencil skirt heaven

Added Oct 12, 2010

by onerainyafte...

Vaucluse, France

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Description

Black wool pencil skirt from Vogue pattern 8640. I used the tutorial on the Cupcake Goddess’ blog to adjust the darts and the fit to make sure that it looked and fitted like a proper pencil skirt and not just a sack. I also followed her brilliant tutorial on putting in a back vent rather than a split.
The pattern didn’t include a lining but I drafted a lining and added some racy black lace round the bottom to finish it off!
see more on http://onerainyafternoonbyzoe.blogspot.com

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt

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    Jul 19, 2012, 06.37 AMby Dontb Mistaken

    Anyone have a patternless tutorial for this

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    Oct 17, 2010, 03.38 AMby Denise Angela

    Great fit and love the lining!

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    Oct 14, 2010, 07.27 PMby cathysews

    This looks so well made , really lovely.

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    Oct 13, 2010, 11.00 AMby popbabe7

    Lovely skirt!

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    Oct 13, 2010, 07.12 AMby helluvaguy

    Very nice. Love the detail of the lace on the lining.

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    Oct 13, 2010, 05.02 AMby frkbustad

    Amazing! Love the shape and the flattering darts! The resulting fit is very good!

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    Oct 13, 2010, 02.06 AMby marloncosta

    Nicely tailored! It fits you nice!

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    Oct 13, 2010, 12.51 AMby halokitty087

    Looks great!!

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