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Topic: A too short frock needs a slip.  (Read 1098 times)
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« on: April 04, 2012 06:16:35 AM »

The World Sport Kite Championships (or the associated festival) in Berck-sur-mer in France starts on Saturday. I, and my team are competing, so for the evenings where we're not flying but still on show, I bought a black dress (black being the team colour), but it rides up and it's a little short to start with, so I sewed a half petticoat for it. The dress is much more decent now.


Currently you can see it's tacked up, that's because I decided to make it multi-functional: I can undo the tacking and use it for other skirts & dresses.
This is another in the long series of posts about my preparation for the WSKC!
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« Reply #1 on: April 04, 2012 09:31:51 AM »

Cool!  Very good idea to make it convertible Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: April 04, 2012 12:31:50 PM »

Thank you.
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« Reply #3 on: April 16, 2012 01:26:04 PM »

Just to let you all know, my team, the Airheads, came 10th in the World Sport Kite Championships, a respectable position given that we've only been competing for a year. I'm very pleased.

P.S. I've updated with this message on all the project boards I've posted about it on.
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