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The Penelope Pom Pom Skirt

Added Jan 22, 2012

by mollykatherine

Sydney, Australia






Meet the Penelope Pom Pom skirt – a full circle gathered skirt made from a self drafted pattern. I used a poly cotton blend that has a really nice weight and my favourite – pom pom trim! its so delightfully retro, which makes up for the hassle involved in sewing it on. This is one of the new items available in my shop –

My lovely housemate Melina kindly modelled for me :)

Material Notes

Royal Blue Poly Cotton and White Pom Pom trim




Garment Type

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    Jan 23, 2012, 01.31 AMby Sewbynite


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    Jan 22, 2012, 10.55 PMby mollykatherine

    Thanks so much guys! Your comments are all so sweet and encouraging!

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    Jan 22, 2012, 10.20 PMby CationDesigns

    I never would have thought of using pompom trim like that! Brilliant!

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    Jan 22, 2012, 10.01 PMby pampula

    lovely outfit, the skirt is adorable and the pompoms super fun! and I’m really excited to hear about your new clothesline, I wish you good luck:)

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    Jan 22, 2012, 08.47 PMby madebymeg

    adorable. love the styling!

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    Jan 22, 2012, 08.32 PMby JuliaBobbin

    OOoooo I love it! And it looks perfect with the blouse!

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    Jan 22, 2012, 07.22 PMby nattyjane

    I’ve always admired pom pom trim at the store, but couldn’t think of a way to use it in a garment. You’ve done incredibly well! It looks fantastic!

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    Jan 22, 2012, 06.42 PMby pauline alice

    This is a very skirt. I love the bright blue and of course, the pom-poms are so fun.

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    Jan 22, 2012, 06.17 PMby tirrs


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    Jan 22, 2012, 02.20 PMby infinite-plus-one

    I feel in love with this, seriously!

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    Jan 22, 2012, 02.16 PMby BlancheOfArts

    Oh I love those pom poms! Perfect skirt for a day at an amusement park! :)

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    Jan 22, 2012, 11.44 AMby Priscilla Folley

    It’s adorable!

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    Jan 22, 2012, 11.36 AMby gelbegardinen

    It’s lovely! :)

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    Jan 22, 2012, 11.15 AMby Cotton Cherry

    the pom poms are great but i really adore the red bow! how cute is that!

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