Silk and lace skirt

Added May 27, 2012

by JulietSews

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Description

Made with a silk blend lining in a biscuit colour, and layered with cotton lace.

This skirt has become a favourite in my wardrobe, but it’s also very precious as the fabrics were not cheap. It moves beautifully and can be dressed up or down – I really felt very country chic in the outfit in the photos! Sadly the weather was raining on and off so we had to go for ‘doorway’ photos – sigh

For more of my makes check out my blog

Material Notes

Silk blend, cotton lace

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt
Style
Preppy, Romantic
Material
Cotton, Lace/Sequins, Silk

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    May 27, 2012, 05.31 PMby Meg Hardin

    Love the fabrics. So beautiful on you.

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    May 27, 2012, 03.52 PMby kess

    Beautiful! I’m impressed you had the courage to sew with expensive fabrics, I always go on the cheap side because I’m afraid to ruin the fabric and be even more disappointing! I love the skirt, It’s classic and flattering. Great Job!

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      May 28, 2012, 06.51 AMby JulietSews

      I have an unfortunate addiction to expensive fabrics, and a shocking level of fearlessness. I make a lot of expensive mistakes, but they can be so worth it!

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    May 27, 2012, 03.29 PMby clcorbi

    This is gorgeous! Just the right amount of volume, and I love the lace!

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    May 27, 2012, 11.28 AMby martynia6

    Beautiful – I dream about one like this…

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    May 27, 2012, 10.52 AMby schnui

    This is a very pretty skirt and I am sure you will get heaps of wear out of it.

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