Walking on Sunshine [Skirt]

Added May 11, 2013

by farintastisch

Stuttgart, Germany

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Description

I promised myself to empty out my fabric stash buying new fabric, but when I saw this one at Ikea, I just had grab at least one meter. I had a bad conscience and turned it quickly into this skirt, using almost the whole meter. Yay!

I wanted a big black waistband as a contrast. The facing is made out of an old bedsheet my mom used to sleep in when she was a little girl and visiting our relatives in Northern Germany.
The skirt has 4 pleats in the front and back and an exposed zipper. And a deep pocket. I love pockets.

I really really like this skirt and have gotten many compliments already! :) I also wrote about the skirt on my blog: exclamation-point.de

Material Notes

heavy-weight cotton
metal zipper

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
Garment Type
Skirt
Material
Cotton

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    May 12, 2013, 07.20 AMby Red Point Tailor

    Promises, promises turn to dust :-) I am glad you have bought this fabric It looks wonderful!

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    May 12, 2013, 03.12 AMby Kaidibug

    Adorbs!

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    May 12, 2013, 01.44 AMby c1arabe11e

    I want it!! It is lovely x

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    May 11, 2013, 09.18 PMby Mary Athey

    i love this fabric and your skirts gorgeous x

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    May 11, 2013, 05.29 PMby Angie H

    cute skirt. love the fabric and black contrast band.

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    May 11, 2013, 04.29 PMby Domibou

    A skirt full of peps. I recently went to Ikea and I have not seen this fabric, I think I cracked as if.

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