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Its off to work I go!!!

Added Apr 28, 2014

by maggieg5

Bristol, United ...






I had thought about making this skirt for ages, now that the high waisted skirts are back in fashion I decided to give it a go. The skirt and top are from the Burda Style magazine issue 4/2012, skirt pattern number 118B and the little top (so simple to make) is 126C. Very happy with the out come. The fabric for the skirt I purchased on line about 8 months ago along with 2 other pieces; the top fabric caught my eye in my local fabric shop and was as cheep as chips !! I have fully line the skirt as I think this helps in avoiding the fabric from creasing to much!. Not bad for an outfit under £20.!!!

Material Notes

Skirt 120’S wool and cashmere made in England by William Halstead
Top print polyester




Spring, Summer, Fall
Garment Type
Cashmere, Polyester, Wool

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    Jun 1, 2014, 07.48 AMby HOUSE-OF-PHILO

    Very elegant and it suits you so well! Perfect shape!

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      Jun 2, 2014, 07.24 PMby maggieg5

      thank you for your kind comments :0)

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    May 17, 2014, 12.10 PMby IDia

    I LOVE this Shape of the skirt, think ITS Most elegant, flatering and complementing for Most of women silhouette!

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      May 17, 2014, 05.12 PMby maggieg5

      why thank you very much :0)

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    May 2, 2014, 07.15 PMby Rianne2

    Very nice!

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      May 2, 2014, 07.23 PMby maggieg5

      Thank you Rianne :0)

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    Apr 30, 2014, 09.17 AMby Mary Athey

    Fabulous outfit, i.love both pieces and the blouse would look great worn with jeans as well x

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      Apr 30, 2014, 07.41 PMby maggieg5

      Many thanks Mary for your kind comments. It really was off to work I go as I started a new job today!!!

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      May 1, 2014, 05.05 AMby Mary Athey

      Congrats on your new job and you sure looked smart in your outfit x

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    Apr 29, 2014, 09.56 PMby Cherry Pix

    Very chic. I particularly like the blouse…fabulous print!

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      Apr 30, 2014, 06.35 AMby maggieg5

      Thanks Cherry :0)

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    Apr 29, 2014, 06.32 AMby maggieg5

    Thanks :0)

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    Apr 29, 2014, 02.05 AMby slmnstyle

    Classy! Looks great!

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