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« on: March 13, 2007 12:20:09 PM »

This began as a circle skirt but turned into my first finished garment that isn't a recon. I wanted it to follow my school's dress code, but I cut my fabric a bit too short. That's what I get for not measuring, but I digress.

I added an extra tier to the underside to add length. I wanted the waistband to have a button closure, thus forcing me to use the buttonhole foot on my sewing machine for the first time. Twas a success. Anyways, on to the pictures:

Front:
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v241/Starbrst4000/front.jpg

Side/Button Closure:
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v241/Starbrst4000/side.jpg
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« Reply #1 on: March 13, 2007 12:23:10 PM »

That is a very nice skirt
You make me jealous
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You did a really good job there  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: March 13, 2007 12:31:54 PM »

that's adorable. Good job!
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« Reply #3 on: March 13, 2007 12:37:50 PM »

cute mistake . it turned out great anyway i really like it
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« Reply #4 on: March 13, 2007 12:41:00 PM »

Wow that is gorgeous!!!
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« Reply #5 on: March 13, 2007 01:41:26 PM »

great fabric!
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« Reply #6 on: March 13, 2007 04:06:15 PM »

so cute!!! I have that same fabric!!! great use of it!!
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« Reply #7 on: March 13, 2007 04:35:24 PM »

It's so pretty! I love the plaid/floral combination of the fabric.
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« Reply #8 on: March 13, 2007 04:39:08 PM »

Oh I love it! You are very talented!  It is so feminine and flirty!  Shocked
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« Reply #9 on: March 13, 2007 05:09:37 PM »

omg i love it! the fabric is so...i don't know, together, or formalish, and then the raw edges are such a fantastic contrast.
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