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« on: May 08, 2013 04:01:45 PM »

I'm in love with this fabric and knew it needed to be a skirt!





The fabric was a little see-through so I lined the inside


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« Reply #1 on: May 08, 2013 04:42:42 PM »

LOVE the fabric! Where did you find it?? I also think your zipper came out fantastic! For some reason I have trouble lining up the fabric with zippers on some pieces. Super cute!
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« Reply #2 on: May 08, 2013 04:54:29 PM »

Thanks! My mom found it at a yard sale I believe. The trick with the zipper on this one is I sewed the back seam all the way up, then put the zipper in and then ripped the back seam where the zipper was put in. It doesn't work for everything, but sometimes it's a handy shortcut Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: May 08, 2013 06:24:30 PM »

I'll keep that tip in mind the next time I have a problem. Thanks!
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« Reply #4 on: May 08, 2013 06:25:29 PM »

It is really a very nice eyecatching fabric and your skirt has a perfect fit, you look very stylish in it. Very good tip for installing the zipper, I do the same and for me it always works.  
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« Reply #5 on: May 08, 2013 06:29:29 PM »

that's a fab skirt!
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« Reply #6 on: May 08, 2013 07:07:56 PM »

Your skirt looks great. What a great fabric find.
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« Reply #7 on: May 10, 2013 06:21:34 AM »

Great fabric! Thanks for sharing the zipper tip!  Wink
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« Reply #8 on: May 10, 2013 06:42:08 AM »

Super cute and it looks great on you. Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: May 24, 2013 04:06:54 PM »

That fabric really does look great as a skirt!
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