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« on: May 19, 2008 01:53:23 AM »

Another crazy short skirt for you here.. For those of you that saw my Harry Potter mini (http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=240660.msg2650240#msg2650240) I'm sorry to report that the cotton was not such a great bargin after all, and all the colours faded Cry I'd even put it on a low wash for safety! Oh well..

This one is made out of the bottom half of a pair of jeans my housemate chopped into shorts. The spotty fabric is bought (sorry hard-core reconstructors!!), and incase you can't tell, it is so short, even my boyfriend (nautorious for trying to get me out in public with my knickers almost showing Roll Eyes ) said "I think you should.. er, wear tights with that one" !!! Cheesy

Mission accomplished! Haha.

Excuse the bad action shot, it was 1 am when I finished, and I just *had* to get pictures right away!





Yes, my zipper sucks. I don't have a zipper foot Embarrassed

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« Reply #1 on: May 19, 2008 02:40:40 AM »

That is so cute! I want one! Longer, of curse.
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« Reply #2 on: May 19, 2008 03:50:45 AM »

That is so cute! I want one! Longer, of curse.

Eep! Yes, I must say I'm a little worried about wearing this one. Better buy myself some nice panties just in case Tongue
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« Reply #3 on: May 19, 2008 07:09:23 AM »

oh cute, everytime i make myself a pair of shorts or a skirt i ALWAYS have to give them away as they are to short!
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« Reply #4 on: May 21, 2008 02:32:01 AM »

cute! i want one! but i couldnt wear one that short Sad lol nice job Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: May 21, 2008 07:40:18 AM »

That is a cute idea. I think it would look ok with leggings but I could never wear that outside on its own  Shocked
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« Reply #6 on: May 21, 2008 07:02:25 PM »

oh i just got an idea ....what if you added an inch or 2 to the skirt. you could add more denim or a contrasting ribbon!
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« Reply #7 on: May 22, 2008 01:45:44 AM »

oh i just got an idea ....what if you added an inch or 2 to the skirt. you could add more denim or a contrasting ribbon!

I like it short Cheesy I made it with the length in mind. Thanks though.
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« Reply #8 on: May 22, 2008 02:48:41 AM »

so cute! i love the ruffles!!
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« Reply #9 on: May 22, 2008 01:40:41 PM »

cute , and I like the red stitching too
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