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« on: July 10, 2010 07:40:49 PM »



I made a little skirt. It may be difficult to see the waist band, but it's four inches wide.



All that pleating. Phew.
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« Reply #1 on: July 10, 2010 07:46:28 PM »

Very pretty!
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« Reply #2 on: July 10, 2010 08:34:49 PM »

Very pretty!

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« Reply #3 on: July 10, 2010 08:51:49 PM »

It's very cute and I love the olive color! You definitely have more patience than me to do all those pleats.
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« Reply #4 on: July 10, 2010 09:04:42 PM »

I love it! It has a ballerina feel to it Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: July 10, 2010 09:33:04 PM »

love the pleats
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« Reply #6 on: July 10, 2010 10:47:11 PM »

Wow, that skirt is adorable! I'm too scared. How long did it take!?
Is the waistband jersey fabric or an actual elastic band?
I just got the idea of a black skirt with a BRIGHT YELLOW band...I think that would look awesome.
Nice job.
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« Reply #7 on: July 10, 2010 11:31:41 PM »

Ooh, I love it.  I would *never* have the patience for all that pleating.  Congratulations to you; it came out beautifully.  =)
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« Reply #8 on: July 11, 2010 01:17:02 AM »

Wow, that is gorgeous. I want one!  Cheesy
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« Reply #9 on: July 11, 2010 05:56:52 AM »

Thanks, guys! I really appreciate all the comments. Smiley

@LoveNTheOcean: It took me about 3-4 hours every day for 4 days. It was kind of trial and error as I made up some notes for the design and went to town. The waist is actually just a very stiff cotton fabric. There is a zipper up the back that I forgot to take a picture of.
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