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« on: March 17, 2011 09:27:34 PM »

The librarian who does my son's story time had me make this skirt for her:

The waist has narrow elastic, and then is shirred, the seem between the two tiers is covered with a strip of fabric, and the hem has another strip of fabric.   

It was really easy to make but is a cute design. 

Here is the skirt she bought from Target that she wanted me to copy:

I'd love to know what you think of my version!   I'm going to make another one for myself!
« Reply #1 on: March 17, 2011 09:40:46 PM »

Spot on and looks great!

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« Reply #2 on: March 20, 2011 04:05:25 AM »

Very nice.

I am from germany, so PLEASE excuse my bad english! Thanks!

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« Reply #3 on: March 28, 2011 07:45:54 PM »

super cute! was the shirring hard to do? i wanna try that soon

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