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carlygilbren
« on: January 28, 2012 12:43:30 PM »

I'm kinda proud of this one. I'm new to sewing and this was the first time I had worked with satin. Also the first time lining a garment, inserting a zipper and making a waistband. I forgot to take a before picture, but it was a black satin pillowcase I stumbled across at goodwill for a couple of bucks Smiley (sorry for the grainy picture quality)

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Antidigger
« Reply #1 on: January 28, 2012 03:05:33 PM »

Good work, zippers can be tricky.
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Look twice, decide I can make one instead.
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« Reply #2 on: January 30, 2012 07:31:11 AM »

That's the classiest looking pillow case skirt I've seen.  What a find, it looks like it was destined to be a skirt.  Very pretty.
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Taramor
« Reply #3 on: January 30, 2012 09:09:18 AM »

You have really been busy - it is a lovely skirt.
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carlygilbren
« Reply #4 on: January 30, 2012 12:21:32 PM »

Thanks everyone Smiley

You have really been busy - it is a lovely skirt.

Not busy. More like too busy to post my creations. I guess I get to sew one item a week. I've been sewing for a few months now. I really love it Smiley
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lidehtium
« Reply #5 on: January 31, 2012 07:11:22 PM »

looks great! wouldnt have guessed it was a pillowcase Smiley
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carlygilbren
« Reply #6 on: January 31, 2012 08:45:30 PM »

Thanks!
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