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« on: November 05, 2006 03:34:37 PM »

 This was one of the projects I loved when I started, and I don't really like anymore. It didn't come qutie how I wanted, and there is just something about it. Oh well  Roll Eyes I do need to make the waistband smaller (it is pinned in the pics), but that will have to wait until I have more time.
 Anyway, it was inspired by some of the really cute skirt I have seen in old magazines and in vintage shops. The pockets started out as real pockets, but then they kind of got messed up so now they are just for looks (shh, don't tell anyone...  Cheesy)
 

 (the 'pocket')

 (and my usual sink picture)

 Excuse the crap pictures. The camera I used stinks, and I was not feeling all that creative  Cheesy
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« Reply #1 on: November 05, 2006 03:46:04 PM »

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« Reply #2 on: November 05, 2006 03:47:07 PM »

i love it! (and would adore a tutorial) do the buttons function, or are they jsut for looks too? i've been wanting to make a very vintage skirt for some time now, and this is exactly what i was looking for! good job!
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« Reply #3 on: November 05, 2006 04:09:20 PM »

i loooove that skirt! its adorable! any chance for a tute?
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« Reply #4 on: November 05, 2006 04:34:37 PM »

i am in love with that mini!!! it is gorgeous!!!!!!! i would love to know how you made it. but seriously so cute!
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« Reply #5 on: November 05, 2006 05:00:30 PM »

i love it! (and would adore a tutorial) do the buttons function, or are they jsut for looks too? i've been wanting to make a very vintage skirt for some time now, and this is exactly what i was looking for! good job!

 The buttons are non-functional, just there for decoration Smiley I can probably try to get together a tutorial within a week or so. I'm not so good at tutorials, but I'll do my best to write one that is understandable  Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: November 05, 2006 05:54:52 PM »

I really like it !
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« Reply #7 on: November 05, 2006 06:10:06 PM »

It's too adorable.  Very authentic looking.  I can't decide which is cuter ... the skirt or you kneeling on the sink!
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« Reply #8 on: November 05, 2006 06:12:37 PM »

I love it! Why don't you like it? It's really cute.
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« Reply #9 on: November 05, 2006 06:42:54 PM »

no, I really like it.  Its a very cute skirt.  Try again.  I always have problems the first time.  When I do the second try (after spending some time working it out in my head) it works out great. 
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