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simple white skirt

Added Jul 6, 2010

by janul

Benesov, Czech R...






I wanted to make a white skirt with elastic for such a long time! Also, many burda style´s members inspired me so much with their white skirts… I made mine using a beautiful embroidered cotton fabric and plain cotton fabric for the inner layer, because the embroidered was a bit see through. The fabric is so soft and light, it was like sewing a cloud.
I like it! I wear it a bit low, it looks strange to me when I wear it at the waist (maybe because of the thick elastic waistband?).
Perfect when you have a dirty 1, 5 year old running around…! :) Lol.
On a side note: I feel really weird when taking these pictures of myself… does anybody have the same feeling about this thing?

Material Notes

crinkled cotton, embroidered cotton, elastic




Garment Type
Casual, Romantic

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  • Birdie2_large

    Jul 11, 2010, 04.59 PMby littlewren

    really really fab! these pics make your home/self/clothes look effortlessly creative and ingenious! : )

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    • Naburdaprofil_large

      Jul 11, 2010, 06.50 PMby janul

      Oh, thank you thank you thank you! I´m just far from being perfectionist, and not very neat person :).

  • Naburdaprofil_large

    Jul 6, 2010, 04.11 PMby janul

    I can´t see your comment here, little wren… just in the activity. Why´s that?

  • Birdie2_large

    Jul 6, 2010, 03.40 PMby littlewren

    I think I have the same look in my eye with the camera on auto shoot… yeah… weird… On the other hand that skirt is totally fab! Effortless looking… (like a cloud!) : ) and … I really really really like your wall! I love the color… how did you ever come up with this idea of the yellow? I LOVE it! (and may steal this idea!!! someday : )

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    • Naburdaprofil_large

      Jul 8, 2010, 09.40 PMby janul

      Thank you so much for you comment! (I can finally see it today…). I think I love that skirt :).
      The story of the wall: it was this yellow at first (mix of ochre, green and black colors) and it was a bit of an experiment, but I kind of didn´t like the color, so I repainted two walls gray (two remaining walls still need to be repainted gray too..). And, simply, I ran out of the gray! :) There is usually a couch in this corner, I pushed it away for the photo… but during the time, I started to like this imperfect look :).

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