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Zipper Skirt

Added Nov 10, 2009

by bettieshambles

Huntingdon Valle...

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Description

This is the first skirt I’ve made. I did pretty good considering I had to figure out how to get around how disproportionate I am, lol. I used the Built by Wendy basic skirt pattern, but replaced the darts with seams. I didn’t cut the the front on the fold (for the zipper). I was scared of putting a zipper in anything, but it wasn’t so bad.

Material Notes

Two way stretch woven

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt

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    Nov 13, 2009, 07.45 AMby vintagesweet

    Very cute.

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    Nov 12, 2009, 06.23 PMby lizah

    looks great!

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    Nov 12, 2009, 09.51 AMby begysh

    it is quite look like mine “ruby”. and it looks good on you.

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      Nov 12, 2009, 02.27 PMby bettieshambles

      thank you. it does have a similar look to your ‘ruby’ ,and i’m impressed you did so much with it because i was going to use that wenlan pattern and i just couldn’t figure out what to do with it. :)

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      Nov 28, 2009, 07.51 PMby begysh

      yes i work a lot on it but i couldn’t win anything :(

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    Nov 11, 2009, 08.14 PMby melelie

    Wow it looks great on you! I Love it and LOVE your shoes! :-D

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    Nov 10, 2009, 11.27 PMby drflen

    I absolutely love this. I am always awe struck by retro things. Great Job.

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