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macgirl_k
« on: August 08, 2007 05:19:47 PM »

I made this skirt out of a pair of jeans my neighbor gave me. They were too big so I cut the legs apart and sewed them together horizontally. Then I added orange ribbon, stitching, and lots of buttons. Well I hate to wear anything with out pockets and I was wondering if it would look ok to add a pocket to the front of the skirt? Would that look bad?



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four-eyed_girl
« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2007 05:30:34 PM »

too cute...though i would add butt pockets if i were you. would just be more flattering. i hate wearing things without pockets as well. but my purse will help me in that fashion dilemma
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« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2007 05:33:11 PM »

 Shocked *GASP!* i LOVE it. i love the stitching and the swirl of buttons...super awesome. i am a button addict...i have tons and tons of them. i agree with four-eyed_girl that pockets on the rear would look good.  then you could do some of the fancy around the pocket...a shaped pocket would be kind of cool (heart or something...whatever suits your fancy)...the possibilities are endless...at any rate...well done.
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miss_unpicker
« Reply #3 on: August 08, 2007 05:45:35 PM »

this skirt is awesome. i really like it. the pocket on the back is a great idea but if you don't want that you could slip in a side pocket. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: August 08, 2007 05:54:14 PM »

Ok, well I'm pretty sure I love it, but could you maybe post a wider shot so we can see how/where it starts stops and sits?  Beautiful detail work in any case
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« Reply #5 on: August 08, 2007 06:56:30 PM »

Ok, well I'm pretty sure I love it, but could you maybe post a wider shot so we can see how/where it starts stops and sits?  Beautiful detail work in any case
Thank you! It was hard to get a better picture than that because I took the picture myself.
I'll get someone to take a better picture. All I did was put in a zipper on the side and it's still too big in the waist so maybe I could put darts in or pleats.
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mamafox
« Reply #6 on: August 08, 2007 07:03:01 PM »

that is so gorgeous!!!!
I love it i dont know enough to vote on the pocket delima, but i think the back pockets with more of your awesome embellishments would be good...
great job
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« Reply #7 on: August 09, 2007 05:14:40 AM »

that is really sick, like theres no way walking down the street you wouldnt turn a million jealous heads. Great job!

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« Reply #8 on: August 09, 2007 05:48:13 AM »

That's so fun. I love it.
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cherade9
« Reply #9 on: August 09, 2007 06:04:11 AM »

Very very nice! One more idea for the eleventymillion buttons I've collected!
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