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Red Gingham Silky Skirt

Added Sep 13, 2011

by BlancheOfArts

Zagreb, Croatia






This was one very easy last minute project. I’ve made it last summer and wore it just one time-for opening of my exhibition. Not satisfied at all ’cause I look fat in it. :/

Material Notes

silk, invisible side zipper




Spring, Summer, Fall
Garment Type
Classic, Evening Wear, Other, Romantic, Vintage

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    Sep 17, 2011, 05.23 PMby tirrs


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    Sep 14, 2011, 09.36 AMby Lexicon

    Love the red gingham – you look fabulous. Women are way too hard on themselves- we can be fabulous whatever size we happen to be.

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      Sep 14, 2011, 01.24 PMby BlancheOfArts

      Thanks, well it is true what you say, but somehow we’re brainwashed to be perfect only if we are 90-60-90 and nothing else. Over the years we tend to make piece with our bodies but nevertheless from time to time we feel unsatisfied with what we were given. :)

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    Sep 14, 2011, 02.23 AMby turtlegirl00

    fat? puhleeeeze!! you look adorable! i love the gingham!

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    • Befunky_img_20130826_083902_large

      Sep 14, 2011, 01.26 PMby BlancheOfArts

      Thanks, gingham is one of my favourites. :)

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    Sep 14, 2011, 01.09 AMby Lucha Suarez

    You do not look fat in this at all!!! I don’t think you could look fat in anything! I think you look fabulous!

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      Sep 14, 2011, 01.17 PMby BlancheOfArts

      Blush, thank you Lucha, really nice of you to say that. :)

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    Sep 13, 2011, 10.24 PMby kjbuff

    Oh, but the exageration to the hips gives you such a lovely hour-glass. Isn’t that what every woman wants?! I think you look just lovely.

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    • Befunky_img_20130826_083902_large

      Sep 13, 2011, 11.18 PMby BlancheOfArts

      Thank you, you’re so kind. :)

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    Sep 13, 2011, 07.35 PMby frkbustad

    With that tiny waist of yours, all you exaggerate with this is your hips… I would not say you look fat in it. Anyway, I really like the bow detail, and I’m such a fan of gingham!

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      Sep 13, 2011, 08.07 PMby BlancheOfArts

      This is a belt, I made it out of grossgrain ribbon, it goes pretty much with everything. I like these fabric but it doesn’t “lay” well and because of that my hips look a lot bigger, that’s why I don’t like to wear it. Maybe if I narrow it…

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