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Anywear Jean Skirt

Added Jul 23, 2011

by textileprincess

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I was perusing through ModCloth a few days ago and stumbled upon a denim skirt that I quite liked (photo above). After some thought, I decided to have a ‘diy’ go at it. Was quite happy with the result, as it was my first try at making a whole pattern. As usual, I’ve added in-seam pockets.

(apologies for the name project, since “jean skirt,” “denim skirt,” etc. have already been taken..who would’ve thought?)

Material Notes

Lightweight denim
Clip Fastener


Garment Type

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    Aug 10, 2011, 03.56 PMby Jozilla08

    I adore this! I’ve been seeing these kinds of skirts evrywhere lately. Good job!

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    Jul 27, 2011, 01.50 PMby Dee Durrant

    Yours is better than the ModCloth version – gorgeous! It will be a wardrobe staple that you can wear with anything for years to come!

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      Jul 27, 2011, 03.32 PMby textileprincess

      Thanks! I’ve worn it a few times this week..so you might just be correct on that prediction. :)

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    Jul 27, 2011, 10.20 AMby Lindie Naude

    awesome! how can I get the pattern for that?

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      Jul 27, 2011, 03.31 PMby textileprincess

      I didn’t buy a pattern for it..i just guessed and measured my waist. Each front pleat is one and half inches, so the whole pleat (with the back folds included) is about 5 inches altogether and just calculated how much fit in the front panel :)

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    Jul 26, 2011, 11.39 PMby BlancheOfArts

    Yours turned out better than the one on Modcloth. Thumbs up! :D

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    Jul 26, 2011, 10.06 PMby flowergirl22

    really nice,,,great job

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    Jul 26, 2011, 06.20 PMby baka-pepica

    apsolutley great!! i must make one to!

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    Jul 24, 2011, 02.33 AMby livlucky

    pretty! love this skirt :D

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    Jul 23, 2011, 07.37 PMby Testosterone

    Looks store bought to me.

    You’re a natural designer/pattern maker.

    Keep on sewing, your talent is blooming!

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    Jul 23, 2011, 03.29 PMby arianna mazzoleni


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    Jul 23, 2011, 08.43 AMby u120418

    I think this is very pretty! Well done!

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    Jul 23, 2011, 06.16 AMby S. White

    Cute! I like that you went with an actual waistband instead of elastic!

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      Jul 23, 2011, 08.03 AMby textileprincess

      Thanks! I only used a waistband since my sewing machine and I are terrible with elastics :D. S\

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