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Posted on:4/3/11 11:44 PM
Last Updated:4/10/11 1:57 AM

Review Rating: Very Helpful by 11 people   
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mmcp said... (8/20/11 2:55 PM) Reply
I didn't think about the fact that the lining helped support the pockets-- I was hoping to eliminate it altogether. What if pockets were something like chiffon or even silk organza--they're not functional anyhow... I might try that and see if I can get away with it.
Jennifer shaw said... (4/13/11 7:04 PM) Reply
This looks fantastic!! Thanks for posting.
lamstu said... (4/10/11 9:36 AM) Reply
Great interpretation of an interesting skirt. I like yours even better than the original.
marec said... (4/10/11 9:16 AM) Reply
What a perfect skirt for you! I love the pockets in the fabric you chose.
Barbara V said... (4/10/11 8:37 AM) Reply
Great skirt! Clever changes to modify the pattern to your fitting desires and smart choice of fabric for a lovely drapey look.
Annette1 said... (4/4/11 11:49 AM) Reply
Oh, and no wonder I love the boots. :o)
Annette1 said... (4/4/11 11:49 AM) Reply
Oh, how CUTE! I was just admiring this pattern during the last online pattern sale. I LOVE your version, and you wear it SO WELL. :o)
DorothyK said... (4/4/11 10:21 AM) Reply
Great idea to do this skirt in a drapy fabric. It has a totally different look but it's fabulous. You are always thinking outside the box. I bought the pattern also, and I will definitely try it both ways.
sfshaza said... (4/4/11 9:16 AM) Reply
Thanks, everyone! Rebecca, those are Fluevogs. :)
Rebecca D said... (4/4/11 8:27 AM) Reply
Where did you get those boots? Also, I love the skirt and just generally love your taste in sewing.
BillieJean said... (4/4/11 5:58 AM) Reply
You are such an adventuresome sewer! Very dramatic skirt.
mm said... (4/4/11 5:46 AM) Reply
You look great in this skirt.
sewtime said... (4/4/11 0:05 AM) Reply
Love your skirt!!
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