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« on: January 31, 2006 06:56:33 PM »

Alrighty, so I had some jeans that said "give love" down the side but I never really liked the way they fit.  So I cut them apart from the knee down and decided to use them and some really big t-shirts that I had and make a skirt out of it.  It's rather sloppy but I still like it.

*NOTE* Please excuse the extreme clutter and the insufferable diva poses.

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You can see the waist-band and yellow swatch better in this one.
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The pleats are slightly more visible in this picture.
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« Reply #1 on: February 01, 2006 09:22:02 AM »

wow this post has given me an idea!  I had done the typical jeans to skirt recon, (Top of the jeans + material at the bottom)  and now I am left with two legs of denim! I think I might try something like this.  Thanks.

Did you use a zipper to close the skirt?  Or how is it staying up?
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« Reply #2 on: February 01, 2006 04:43:50 PM »

I'm a lazy bum, so I din't use any kind of fastener to hold it up, I just made the band small enough so that it would stay up.  And it helps that they were stretch jeans.
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