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retro avocado pencil skirt

Added Feb 3, 2011

by lovelypolly

Vienna, Austria

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Description

pattern from BWOF 01/11

the fabric is recycled. It was a huuuge 60ies dress from the parish flea market. anyway, the structure of the fabric is fun as well as the color :-)

Material Notes

recycled polyester

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring
For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt
Style
Vintage
Material
Polyester, Rayon

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    Feb 4, 2011, 01.31 PMby sew4my3

    Absolutely perfect fit and beautiful color! Way to go!

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    Feb 4, 2011, 12.09 PMby peipe

    I also eyeballed that pattern in the January issue of the Burda magazine. Now I am convinced! You did a good job and the skirt looks fantastic on you.

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    Feb 3, 2011, 09.58 PMby Testosterone

    A resourceful recycle into a smart looking skirt.

    Love how your knees work the fabric. Saucy!!!

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    Feb 3, 2011, 09.49 PMby SimplyTuTuSweet

    Very fun! Love how it matches the chair.

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    Feb 3, 2011, 12.56 PMby lizzzykt

    Gorgeous… did you mean for it to match your chair? :-)

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      Feb 3, 2011, 03.27 PMby lovelypolly

      well, it was not my primary intention, but I have to admit, that´s my favourite colour at the moment :-)

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    Feb 3, 2011, 11.56 AMby little-meep

    Lovely, its a great shape on you.

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