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Simplicity 2258
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  • Stitch together and press your skirt
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  1. Introduction and Tools
  2. Fabric Types
  3. What the Information on the Pattern Envelope Means
  4. Types of Patterns and What the Markings Mean
  5. Taking Body Measurements
  6. Tracing the Patterns and Understanding Markings
  7. Preparing the Fabric, Laying Out the Pattern Pieces, and Cutting Out the Fabric
  8. Getting to Know your Sewing Machine
  9. Sewing the Skirt
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Pattern Reviews> Self Drafted Pattern> 259307-1000 (jeans to a skirt)

Review submitted in Challenge Contest 2012 - Refashion / Repurpose Contest
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Reviewed by:oldfashionedgirlsews
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Posted on:11/14/12 6:00 PM


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barebear said... (11/25/12 7:41 PM) Reply
Ooo, nice refashion! I hope you get lots of use out of it, because it's super cute. :)
ggf2005 said... (11/20/12 10:35 AM) Reply
cool skirt
Courtney Ostaff said... (11/16/12 12:43 PM) Reply
Very cool! Ambitious idea! Nicely done!
sewtime said... (11/15/12 2:39 PM) Reply
Cute skirt and great job!
Baja Susana said... (11/15/12 7:48 AM) Reply
Interesting use of old jeans!
annakeeton said... (11/15/12 6:43 AM) Reply
Very nice combination of the lighter and darker denim. The fit of the yoke looks spot-on.
nancy2001 said... (11/14/12 6:35 PM) Reply
Very interesting skirt.
 
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