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babymates
« on: November 08, 2010 07:52:29 PM »

I was lucky enough to attend New York Fashion Week this past September.  While I was there I checked out Mood Fabrics, as seen on Project Runway, and picked up this UH-mazing silk brocade.  And I made a pretty skirt.







It's hard to tell but the dots have a metallic, embossed effect, which is so fab.  I used a regular pencil skirt pattern and added the peplum skirt myself. 


Hope you likes.

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« Reply #1 on: November 08, 2010 07:57:17 PM »

Oh lucky you!!!! I just want to spend hours and hundreds in that store. I drool over every clip I see on the show... lol. And you picked up such a pretty fabric too! Love the skirt. <333
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« Reply #2 on: November 08, 2010 08:13:28 PM »

@skyyangel Thank you! I didn't even really shop I was just in shock at how much amazing stuff was there.  Fabric orgasm.  On my way out this caught my eye and I had one of those  Shocked fabric moments.
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« Reply #3 on: November 08, 2010 08:27:43 PM »

Your skirt is UH-mazing. The fit is divine!! Great job.

Good for you for finding such an awesome fabric at Mood. I think I would just stand there with my mouth open drooling.
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« Reply #4 on: November 08, 2010 09:29:08 PM »

Awesome job! You look like a model! Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: November 08, 2010 10:49:04 PM »

absolutely STUNNING!  Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: November 09, 2010 09:54:57 AM »

Yay for Mood!! I'd love to go there!! The skirt is totally gorgeous, the silhouette is fantastic!
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« Reply #7 on: November 09, 2010 10:10:30 AM »

I hate you! New York fashion week?!?!?! Ohhhhh, Jealous!!!

I would tell you how cute this skirt is, and how much I love peplums, if I was not green with envy right now...


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« Reply #8 on: November 09, 2010 10:29:43 AM »

Great skirt.  I love the style and the fabric.

Does the fabric fray badly?  If so how did you finish the inside of your seams?
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« Reply #9 on: November 09, 2010 12:57:50 PM »

Wow so jealous about fashion week and mood! The skirt is beautiful and that material is great!
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