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« on: March 13, 2012 06:45:27 AM »

So my group of friends and I got invited to a friendly Highland Games and decided we needed to be fitted out. In kilts!

Running off a basic pattern with some more improv than following the pattern luckily we're all awesome, just maybe not at sewing.

First there was the measuring and cutting

Then the all important box pleats that are horrid and we all hated making them

Then some mild fittings

Then we turned my lounge room into a mini sweat shop and we're all sewing out tiny fingers off

Most importantly the wearing, sorry about so much of the blue kilt, but it's what happens when it's yours, you end up with more photos.

Hope you enjoy. Too much work went into these kilts for just one night of fun, we're planning on wearing them everywhere
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« Reply #1 on: March 13, 2012 07:18:12 AM »

Those look fantastic!  Great job, and you have some awesome friends!

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« Reply #2 on: March 13, 2012 07:20:58 AM »

Those are absolutely awesome and you all SHOULD wear them everywhere! What fun! Great job!

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« Reply #3 on: March 13, 2012 08:37:17 AM »

Very awesome! Kilt party!!! You guys look like you had so much fun ^_^ And the kilts look great on all of you! Such hard work (all those pleats), hehe. Enjoy them as much as you can!

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« Reply #4 on: March 13, 2012 08:55:53 AM »

great job.

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« Reply #5 on: March 13, 2012 10:08:11 AM »

These are all fantastic! You guys look great and it seems like you had an awesome time creating them together. I love craft parties Smiley.

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« Reply #6 on: March 13, 2012 12:08:35 PM »

It's cool how you all worked together to get those kilts done. Plus, I really dig your Jessica Rabbit T-shirt. Wink

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« Reply #7 on: March 13, 2012 01:15:25 PM »

What an heroic amount of work!  Good job!


« Reply #8 on: March 13, 2012 02:11:41 PM »

Your kilts look great! What "general" pattern did you follow? How did you hold them up?
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« Reply #9 on: March 26, 2012 09:36:27 AM »

LOL I love that you guys made yourselves some kilts! What pattern did you follow? We are going to two sets of Scottish Games this year and I absolutely want to make my family some kilts. Wink This totally rocks!!

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