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Topic: Skirt with ruffles, made out of old jogging pants/sweatshirt hoodie/pantleg  (Read 1762 times)
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« on: February 24, 2010 07:53:33 PM »

Made out of old jogging pants, sweatshirt hoodie and jean pantleg.  Detail in back pocket is just sewn down with random straight stitch since I don't have anything to stick it down with, so that is what I came up with, I think it looks neat.  The waist I just stretched out and sewed down a strip on jean material.  The skirt is quite heavy, more of a spring type of skirt or winter with leggings I would say.  Not sure if I will ever wear it at all, not sure if I like it.  Plus I don't own a pair of leggings and don't have money to get any lol.





Comments and questions welcome.  I will try my best to answer any questions.  Thanks for looking.
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« Reply #1 on: February 24, 2010 08:01:35 PM »

I think that's so cute! I love the front & back pockets, and the different fabrics. Looks comfy!
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« Reply #2 on: February 24, 2010 08:41:57 PM »

Thanks, I will have to try wearing it lol.  I only tried it on to see if it fit, haven't really worn it yet.
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« Reply #3 on: February 25, 2010 12:08:57 AM »

I like it - it is funny and crazy. Not something to wear at a business meeting, LOL. But to a picnic or something like that.
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« Reply #4 on: February 25, 2010 02:24:00 AM »

I really like it! You should definately try and wear it ones you find some leggings. With sneakers it would look great! I also like the edgy look and how you used secondhand material.
Wait till you get compliments wearing it Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: February 25, 2010 06:41:35 AM »

wOW! I love the de-constructed look of it, i would wear it with a pair of ballet flats or maybe combat boots and a soft t-shirt
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« Reply #6 on: February 25, 2010 08:26:22 AM »

I like it - it is funny and crazy. Not something to wear at a business meeting, LOL. But to a picnic or something like that.

Oh I definately wouldn't wear it to a business meeting lol. Yes a picnic or laying around, even the grocery store lol.  Thanks for the comment.
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« Reply #7 on: February 25, 2010 08:29:03 AM »

I really like it! You should definately try and wear it ones you find some leggings. With sneakers it would look great! I also like the edgy look and how you used secondhand material.
Wait till you get compliments wearing it Smiley

Lol, I need to find me some leggings I guess hehe.  All I pretty much own are running shoes, although they aren't very fashionable.  I was even thinking maybe skinny skin tight jeans, I have one pair I may try and see what it looks like.  Thanks, I hope I get compliments when I wear it, rather than made fun of lol.
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« Reply #8 on: February 25, 2010 08:32:04 AM »

wOW! I love the de-constructed look of it, i would wear it with a pair of ballet flats or maybe combat boots and a soft t-shirt

Thanks, Yes I do think a t-shirt would look good with it maybe, a fairly fitted one maybe, good idea.  I haven't got a pair of ballet flats that would suit it, I have one pair and they are too big and brown, you know that pair of shoes you buy when you try them on in the store they fit, but then when you get them home it is like, what was I thinking lol.  Combat boots, now that would be neat for sure!  Nice Idea. Smiley
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