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Pink linda

Added Aug 2, 2010

by ara43

Pittsburgh, Penn...

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Description

I love full skirts! I made this back in August and somehow didn’t get around to taking pictures until now.

I’m still new to sewing clothes, but my standards and patience grow quite a bit with each garment. This was my second zipper and I hand picked it. It looked great at first but has gotten a bit wonky after a few wears and washes. I should have interfaced it. I also stitched the blind hem by hand – I didn’t know that I was supposed to let the skirt hang and stretch out first, but the hem still seems reasonably even.

I want to make another of these in wool but I have so many other things to sew!

Material Notes

“linen-look” fabric; lined with a thrifted rayon nightgown

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt

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    Jan 4, 2011, 07.11 PMby laceumbrella

    Perfect!

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    Jan 4, 2011, 03.34 PMby rachelnyc

    Looks great! Did you use the BurdaStyle Linda pattern for this? I am making a skirt from this pattern right now, I hope my turns out as wells as yours! If you link to the Linda pattern, your project will join the Finished Projects for the Linda skirt pattern, fyi :)

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      Jan 4, 2011, 03.51 PMby ara43

      Thanks! Yes, I used the Burdastyle pattern. Mine is just much shorter and has a wider waistband. I thought I had linked to the pattern when I first posted… I’m not sure what went wrong.

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    Jan 4, 2011, 02.00 PMby loves2sew555

    sooooooo cute! Love it!

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    Jan 4, 2011, 10.37 AMby niamhh

    Looks fantastic!

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This project is based on

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/pink-linda