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I love the 50s
« on: December 24, 2004 12:13:05 PM »

Here's a skirt and belt thing I made with some fabric from the 70's.
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« Reply #1 on: December 24, 2004 12:57:12 PM »

I really like this.  Did you use a pattern if so which one?

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I love the 50s
« Reply #2 on: December 24, 2004 01:04:22 PM »

No, I didn't use a pattern.  It's just a little wider on the bottom and cut on the bias.  The belt is made by folding over a 10in. piece of fabric and sewing it down the side.  It also has some beaded trim on the ends.  Sorry I couldn't be more help.
« Reply #3 on: December 25, 2004 10:53:09 AM »

I have material that's very similiar to that except it's off white with black flowers.  I envisioned a skirt similiar to yours but have been too afraid to cut it! Embarrassed  If I build up the nerve I hope it looks as good as yours!!
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« Reply #4 on: December 26, 2004 01:23:26 PM »

Are you sure that fabric is from the 70s? I could've sworn I saw it at JoAnn's! Maybe I stepped back in time! lolol! Well it looks cute whatever decade it's from.


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« Reply #5 on: December 29, 2004 08:13:33 AM »

The whole skirt looks like real vintage. Nice job.
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« Reply #6 on: December 29, 2004 08:18:23 AM »

Even though I'm not too big on the whole 70's thing, that skirt is gorgeous. I love the belt, and how the skirt just flows  Cheesy
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