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« on: May 30, 2012 08:35:42 PM »

It's been quite a while since I posted anything, but here's a skirt I completed today. It was a pretty quick and straightforward project - two layers of vinyl cut like a circle skirt using my hip measurement for the inner circle, edged in bias binding, and a jersey waistband. I can do a tutorial if anyone is interested  Smiley

I've seen photos of these skirts before and figured I'd try making one of my own after I found this great translucent pink vinyl for $1.99 a yard.



The two circles laid out, ready for a waistband, which proved to be a little difficult to sew on because of how much less flexible than fabric the vinyl is and because I was too lazy to put tissue paper under it so it would feed well Tongue



There's a little more info on my blog (mainly a story about using dry erase markers on vinyl): http://as-i-sew.blogspot.com/2012/05/turns-out-frosted-pink-vinyl-and-dry.html

As usual, thanks for looking! All comments, questions, critiques are welcome.
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« Reply #1 on: May 31, 2012 01:30:55 AM »

Such a fun garment.

Do you have plans for it?
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« Reply #2 on: May 31, 2012 05:58:51 AM »

Yes, I'll wear it out dancing. It moves really well since it's a circle skirt.
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« Reply #3 on: May 31, 2012 06:09:09 AM »

So cute!  It reminds me of the Jetsons!
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« Reply #4 on: May 31, 2012 08:20:54 AM »

I bet it's a lot of fun to dance in it  Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: May 31, 2012 09:04:58 AM »

cute skirt, I love the fabric.
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« Reply #6 on: May 31, 2012 06:28:52 PM »

It's a great material and it looks great for being difficult to put together.
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« Reply #7 on: June 01, 2012 11:54:42 AM »

Oh my glob this is sooooooooooooooooooooo cute!
I love the fabric and color!
Great job on it. 
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