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Tomato Season

Added Aug 13, 2016

by Oksana Starz...

Mykolayv, Ukraine






Very nice issue this one, I made already few things from it and maybe will sew some more. But this skirt together with Polka Dots blouse was a real “must have” from the first sight. The only thing I changed – omitted the belt because of density of my fabric and because wasn’t sure I would wear it.
My notes about the sewing are here.
I also lengthened the skirt for 3 cm.

Material Notes

Dense sateen stretch.




Spring, Summer
Garment Type
Casual, Romantic
Corduroy, Cotton, Blends, Denim, Linen, Satin

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    Aug 24, 2016, 02.32 AMby hello Itsme

    I love these pieces!! great color and i agree the pockets, as well as the sleeves are terrific!

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      Aug 26, 2016, 11.42 AMby Oksana Starzhynska

      Thank you for the lovely words and emotions:-))

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    Aug 18, 2016, 10.42 PMby izbott

    Great skirt. I love red in a skirt pattern with pockets!

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    Aug 18, 2016, 01.34 AMby rita61

    Lovely outfit, looks great on you! Such a nice combination. I really like it without the belt. Nice flowers!

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      Aug 20, 2016, 10.22 AMby Oksana Starzhynska

      Thank you, Rita:-) The belt would make it less practical because it supposes the tucked blouses only, it doesn’t always work.

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    Aug 17, 2016, 01.53 AMby ink

    So wonderful! The skirt is timeless and you look so beautiful! I love your poses in front of the flowers. The skirt is such a classic and the color is divine.

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      Aug 17, 2016, 07.57 AMby Oksana Starzhynska

      Thank you very much:-) Classic is the best choice to be sure in the result:-) Red is my all-time favourite.

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    Aug 16, 2016, 05.56 PMby kisses

    Nice skirt….the colour red is so eye catching. Suit you very much Oksana

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      Aug 17, 2016, 07.54 AMby Oksana Starzhynska

      Thank you very much, kisses, for the compliment:-)

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    Aug 14, 2016, 01.31 PMby thewallinna

    Червоне в студiю!

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    Aug 14, 2016, 01.11 PMby SurMesure

    Very nice skirt – I’ve always liked a red skirt, I find it very practical. Yours is lovely and makes a great outfit with this top.

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      Aug 14, 2016, 09.00 PMby Oksana Starzhynska

      Thank you very much. You know I only understand it now that a woman needs a white and red skirts for summer because they are really mostly worn and match many things.

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    Aug 14, 2016, 09.26 AMby Ellen Hatteland

    Really nice skirt! and red is perfect all year around :) This looks fab together with your lovely top and your jewellery!!

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      Aug 15, 2016, 08.52 AMby Oksana Starzhynska

      Thank you very much:-)) Sounds very pleasant:-)

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    Aug 14, 2016, 09.15 AMby Maria Hayek

    I love this skirt too :) And love your red version :)

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    Aug 14, 2016, 07.59 AMby Mary Athey

    Oksana you look radiant in this lovely red outfit. The skirt looks fantastic and makes me want to make one. I love the blouse and the jewellery is gorgeous. X

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      Aug 14, 2016, 09.03 PMby Oksana Starzhynska

      Thank you, Mary, very much! I am sure you would invent something awesome with this pattern!

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    Aug 14, 2016, 06.56 AMby Beccki

    Great skirt, I also had my eye on this pattern, I love the red and it looks wonderful with your top too.

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      Aug 14, 2016, 07.12 AMby Oksana Starzhynska

      Thank you very much for the lovely comment:-)

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    Aug 13, 2016, 10.23 PMby Tzai

    lovely skirt, great combination with the polka dot top!

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