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« on: February 19, 2010 08:39:12 PM »

I've wanted a skirt made from this material in this colour for months, and finaly made it. It aint perfect, but I love it  Tongue

I improvised, so there's not much I can explain about it's construction (which, as you can see, is reaaally basic).

I wanted it to resemble a tutu a bit, so I made different layers of this..ahm.. material, to give it the look and movement I wanted. (The only problem is that it weights NOTHING, so when the wind blows and I'm not quick enough, everyone can see my 'I <3 GEEKS' underwear. [Or my hooker garters, if they're lucky.])
I didnt hem the edges, as it made the skirt really 'stiff'. I melted them a bit with a lighter instead, so that they don't fray.

My legs look pink and chubby. They're chubby, but not pink. (I'm wearing pinkish-purple-blah fishnets)


Thanks for looking! Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2010 10:32:19 PM »

I think that is very cute Smiley And I think the word you might be looking for is Fray
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« Reply #2 on: February 20, 2010 05:43:35 AM »

cute!
The fabric looks like chiffon to me.
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« Reply #3 on: February 20, 2010 07:22:17 AM »

Thank you Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: February 20, 2010 07:35:45 AM »

very pretty! I like the way it falls on you. Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: February 20, 2010 09:05:02 AM »

This is a really pretty skirt!!!! Love the color  Cheesy
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