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Refashioned trousers into a skirt

Added Jun 5, 2011

by MientjiB

Auckland, New Ze...






I used the material from a favourite pair of wide-legged trousers, now alas too small for me, to make a simple A-line winter skirt. I kept one of the pockets of the trousers, and added a plain ribbon round the hem.
This was my first invisible zip, and now I’m a convert :-)

Material Notes

some kind of tweedy fabric




Fall, Winter
Garment Type

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    Jun 14, 2011, 11.32 PMby Rosy1964

    Nice work! You´re so talented!

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    Jun 6, 2011, 10.53 AMby bjr99

    NIce idea. My daughter would love this skirt!

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    Jun 6, 2011, 10.15 AMby Mai-der

    I love this kind of project!! Nice job!!!!

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    Jun 6, 2011, 07.36 AMby monikapullerits

    Super! And love the pocket :)

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    Jun 6, 2011, 05.53 AMby pink-cornelia

    looks great! nice refashion and your top is so cute as well.

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    Jun 5, 2011, 02.09 PMby CelticButterfly

    I’m actually making something really similar, so maybe I’m biased when I say I love it. But whether I am or not, the fact still remains that it looks pretty sweet. I love the ribbon on the hem.

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    Jun 5, 2011, 04.34 AMby vji

    gud…its looks grt….i love the top

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