summer sewing challenge - pencil skirt

Added Aug 4, 2012

by kferris

Los Angeles, Cal...

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Description

This is my burda summer sewing challenge. It’s based on burda’s “stretch pencil skirt” pattern, but I added gathering to the darts. The fabric is a slightly stretchy twill.

More details are on my blog
http://kolouri.com/sewing/?p=78

I loved how this pattern came together. It’s perfect for summer.

The darts were hand gathered and an invisible zipper was hand basted. Waistband facing was hand stitched.

Material Notes

Stretch twill

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Summer, Spring
For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt
Material
Cotton

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    Aug 16, 2012, 11.57 AMby claudinka

    That’s a perfect skirt for you. Looks absolutely great!

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    Aug 6, 2012, 08.47 AMby zickzack

    Beautiful! Thanks for sharing some pictures of how you changed the pattern.

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    Aug 5, 2012, 04.12 AMby Amber Bockman

    that looks amazing!

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    Aug 4, 2012, 09.02 PMby eliseanna

    LOVE it! Great photo too!

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    Aug 4, 2012, 09.38 AMby Mary Athey

    Fab skirr. i love your dogs as well xx

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This project is based on

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/summer-sewing-challenge-pencil-skirt?image=284479