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« on: September 09, 2013 05:34:34 PM »

I am making myself a skirt with a built in bra.  The skirt is one I found at a second hand shop and is a black floral print sheer fabric with black underneath.  The problem I'm having is what black fabric I have to pair with it for the covering of the bra.

I want it to be a halter type top in a rockabilly type style.  
Here are the options.  I need opinions!  

The fabric at the top is the skirt fabric.

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« Reply #1 on: October 03, 2013 02:32:46 PM »

I, personally, like the third option.

« Reply #2 on: October 06, 2013 12:01:50 AM »

I like #3 best, too; the others are too dark

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« Reply #3 on: December 26, 2013 10:25:12 PM »

Gosh, I really like 1, 2, & 4. It's hard to decide. #3 doesn't seem to match as well- it could just be the photo as well.

I do like 3, like the others said, but I think a lot depends on the weight and feel of the fabric too (which is hard to tell from any photo Smiley )

That fabric is gorgeous though.


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