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« on: June 15, 2009 01:43:05 AM »

I ended up with this:



when aiming for this:



I know where I messed up. and I can see now where I could have simplified the pattern I drafted.

- elongate the skirt area, that's why I had to add the rufflage, way too short
- instead of have 4 pieces for the top, I can just have two. kind of fond of the 4 piece design I drew out though
-do a box ruffle at each joint (instead of many regular ruffles that made the fabric bunch)

all in all, not exactly what I hoped for, but neat nonetheless.

what do you think?
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« Reply #1 on: June 15, 2009 05:48:57 AM »

I think it's really cute! Hahaha, that's funny, I tried making a skirt similar to what you were going for. But I actually like your version better!
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« Reply #2 on: June 15, 2009 10:09:07 AM »

It's not what you were aiming for, but it's so adorable!! The colors look really great together, and I love those buttons. Just think, once you edit your pattern and try it again, you're going to have two different adorable skirts!
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« Reply #3 on: June 15, 2009 10:29:20 AM »

I like it , I think its cuter than the one you were aiming for , sometimes mistakes and be so great !
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« Reply #4 on: June 15, 2009 12:41:00 PM »

It's cute, though! The original's pretty, too. Next try could still look steampunk... that's what I would try for Smiley
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