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Pattern Reviews> Decades of Style> 4006 (1940's Arches Skirt)

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Posted on:5/27/10 4:28 PM
Last Updated:5/27/10 8:40 PM


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marec said... (5/29/10 9:59 AM) Reply
Oh, this is perfect-the design, the workmanship, the styling. Love it!
JillyBe said... (5/28/10 8:25 PM) Reply
Thank you for your kind comments everyone! :)
barbcl said... (5/28/10 3:48 PM) Reply
Beautiful skirt and lovely topstitching.
Vintage Joan said... (5/28/10 11:01 AM) Reply
What a wonderful skirt! :) It looks so much prettier made up than it does in their drawing.
TJSEWS said... (5/27/10 9:58 PM) Reply
Beautiful! I love how neatly you pieced everything together.
drsue said... (5/27/10 9:35 PM) Reply
Nice job! I've had this pattern in my stash for a while. Your review is very helpful.
carnelian said... (5/27/10 9:33 PM) Reply
Thanks so much for your thoughtful, detailed description and guidance in this review. I've admired these patterns for a long time. Your insights are encouraging.
lamstu said... (5/27/10 7:55 PM) Reply
I've been thinking about this skirt off and on for awhile. Yours is so great that it's definitely back on! I love the way the tencel is soft and also holds the details. It looks like you did a nice job of the sewing too, despite your problems. (Sometimes if I have to piece a waistband or other long straight piece, I cut on the straight grain and use a bias seam to join. When you fold it over, none of the seam is on top of itself, so no bulk. Just an idea...)
 
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