Added Mar 5, 2009
Saint Joseph, Mi...
This is just a basic pencil skirt and I added a bias cut modified kick pleat in the back. I will think twice about using plaid for a pencil skirt next time because I think it makes my derriere look HUGE!
Thrifted old lady polyester
Sew What! Skirts by Francesca Denhartog and Carole Ann Camp has great guides on how to make just about any style skirt without patterns (or make your own patterns). ISBN 1580176259
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