Added Feb 11, 2013
Austin, Texas, U...
My first attempt at a skirt! I altered the pattern to go from a size 36 waist to a size 34 hip (I just guessed since the smallest size on the pattern is 36). The waist and hip fit perfectly, but the lower sides flared out too much, so I re-pinned them for a closer fit before I sewed up the sides. The invisible zipper was installed with a regular zipper foot.
I’m really happy with it!
More on the blouse here: http://www.burdastyle.com/projects/lillian-blouse-from-burdastyle-sewing-vintage-modern?image=310715
mystery cotton blend fabric (got on sale)
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