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« on: May 31, 2009 07:49:28 PM »

I must say I am very proud of this skirt. Making clothing has always intimidated me, but this turned out awesome. I read a few tutorials online about how to make drawstring skirts and then just went for it.  It was made for a swap and the style (drawstring that is in back, paneled with applique in front) was inspired by a skirt from her wist.

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« Reply #1 on: May 31, 2009 07:54:16 PM »

I love the colors and fish detail! Great job
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« Reply #2 on: May 31, 2009 08:17:51 PM »

Beautiful!  I love it! Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: May 31, 2009 08:58:24 PM »

Cute and nice and long. I love long skirts.
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« Reply #4 on: June 01, 2009 05:59:26 AM »

Wow, that is beautiful!
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« Reply #5 on: June 01, 2009 10:48:05 AM »

As the proud owner of this skirt, I can attest to meleriffic's awesome sewing skills Grin
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« Reply #6 on: June 21, 2009 05:26:18 AM »

This skirt is beautiful!!!!! Very cool appliques-great job!
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