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« on: May 02, 2009 09:14:13 AM »

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I've had this made for awhile, but I had to go to the hospital for about a week, and how craftster looks on my phone is quite limited - it takes out the pics in the topics... and so I couldn't post this...

This skirts is completely covered in frills and bits of vintage lace.

I even used a vintage garter and some old happy face eyelet.


I am VERY pleased with how this skirt came out and will be making more maybe ombre... and maybe different colors.. hmmm...

as always I leave raw edges and it's sewn on top of vintage lingerie... in this case a vintage slip.

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« Reply #1 on: May 02, 2009 12:26:08 PM »

That's very summery and I'm sure it took a while. My mother said she has a bag of clothes, including slips from my gramma and I may do something similar, but maybe shorter. Does it have enough stretch where you sewed the layers around the hips?
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« Reply #2 on: May 02, 2009 12:29:35 PM »

I stretched the elastic and used a zigzag stitch. It definitely remained stretchy
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« Reply #3 on: May 02, 2009 01:14:58 PM »

 :)that is lovely ! I adore all the layers of lace , you always make great stuff  Grin very very pretty
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« Reply #4 on: May 02, 2009 01:38:24 PM »

Wow, this is pretty!
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Hadassah
« Reply #5 on: May 02, 2009 01:51:41 PM »

Cool! I love your skirt! I adore lacy reconstructed things.
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Maraleopard
« Reply #6 on: May 04, 2009 12:21:41 PM »

i love it! it's so... lacey :p i really like the light, slightly different colours of it too.
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