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Topic: Purple Plaid Pleated Skirt - Simplicity 4963  (Read 3210 times)
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« on: May 30, 2010 03:41:04 PM »


This was my first project to include pleats, and while they're not perfect, they're close enough for me.


The pattern, as the topic title implies, is Simplicity 4963.  I went by the finished measurements of the garment and not the given sizes, because I wanted to make sure it would hang low on my hips (I cannot STAND high waistbands, as fantastic as they may look sometimes).  The fit ended up perfect.



I think it's going to get a lot of wear.  It's blogged here, though I don't think there's much there that isn't in this post.
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« Reply #1 on: May 30, 2010 03:51:04 PM »

Very nice!  I love the fabric and it looks great on you.  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: May 30, 2010 04:03:21 PM »

Hey, quick question.
My daughter loves your skirt, she's been looking for some plaid like that. She wondering where you bought it from?
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« Reply #3 on: May 30, 2010 07:49:27 PM »

It was a red tag fabric at JoAnns at least four years ago, and thus would probably not be easy to find now.  Alas!
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