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« on: August 26, 2010 08:55:55 AM »

Ok, I have to apologise for the crappy pictures. But I work so hard on this freaking' skirt, I refuse to not post it on here. lol. It consists of over 200 5x5 squares. I was going to make it like some of the massive floor length ones but that would have taken over 500 squares and I lost my sanity half way through this length... so nope... I just couldn't do it. I now have an amazing respect for all of the people who have made those skirts. SHEW! Here's a shot in some decent lighting. It also shows it's twirly possibilities. lol


Here's me trying to model it. lol


Here's a crappy shot of how twirly and wide the layers go.. I know it's dark.. I'm sorry.


And here's an action shot from my partner!!


All in all I love the skirt. And one day, I will make myself one.... But for the moment. I don't ever want to make another patchwork anything hahaha (ok I lie, I just need a few weeks break is all!)
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« Reply #1 on: August 26, 2010 09:15:43 AM »

It's lovely!
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« Reply #2 on: August 26, 2010 09:58:33 AM »

Its beautiful!  I love the color (my favorite) I want to try a patchwork skirt but I'm not sure.  Still really new to sewing.
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« Reply #3 on: August 26, 2010 10:11:43 AM »

Wicked cute! Loving the color!
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« Reply #4 on: August 26, 2010 10:18:07 AM »

cute! love the color
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« Reply #5 on: August 26, 2010 02:26:05 PM »

Honestly? This looks better than a long one would!
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« Reply #6 on: August 26, 2010 03:47:51 PM »

Great skirt. Love the color.
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« Reply #7 on: August 26, 2010 04:52:43 PM »

I love the skirt, but................. I LOVE YOUR SHIRT SOOO MUCH!!!! DID YOU GET IT AT ONE OF THEIR CONCERTS? IT'S A BRICK BY BORING BRICK RELATED TEE RIGHT?!?!?!?!?!?!?!  Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: August 26, 2010 05:57:58 PM »

I love love love that skirt. It's amazing. I want one for myself.
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« Reply #9 on: August 27, 2010 08:23:25 PM »

Loved seeing this in the swap, and love seeing this here. You did such an amazing job!!
I really want to try making one of these. x)
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