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« on: May 09, 2009 06:29:41 AM »

Hi,

Here's a quick skirt I made the other day when I was feeling very sad. I almost forced myself to make something cheerful, and I have to say, it really did help...
The pattern is based on a tutorial I found on Angry Chicken's website, it's called the 5-minute skirt. Using fold-over elastic for the waist really makes it super duper easy.



I added  2 pleated pockets (a bit hard to see on the above pic) and ricrac detailing:






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« Reply #1 on: May 09, 2009 06:40:12 AM »

It is very cheery and the added rick rack is super cute.
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« Reply #2 on: May 09, 2009 07:09:24 AM »

Super cute skirt and very flattering!  I love that Katie Jump Rope fabric...it's so happy!
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« Reply #3 on: May 09, 2009 08:45:01 AM »

I would definitely wear that skirt.  Your fabric and trim choices are perfect!  I'll have to go over and visit Angry Chicken now.
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« Reply #4 on: May 09, 2009 08:48:35 AM »

cute, the details make it great.
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« Reply #5 on: May 09, 2009 09:54:28 AM »

I love the rick rack and the fabric you chose. Great design as well. Very pretty!!
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« Reply #6 on: May 09, 2009 03:40:39 PM »

Super cute, and I agree: being creative does boost moods.
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