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Pattern Reviews> Other> 000 (Recycled leather miniskirt)

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Posted on:2/23/08 7:48 PM
Last Updated:2/23/08 7:48 PM
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 7 people   
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AlexaNJ said... (3/3/08 12:15 PM) Reply
That's so great! I have yet to recycle something, but this gives me a lot of ideas! (I was born in 1983 :) )
Lucy in Virginia said... (2/25/08 1:55 PM) Reply
Very clever way to recycle this lovely skirt!
lilyofthevalley said... (2/25/08 11:39 AM) Reply
That was ingenious to split the waistband and apply style features, at the same time. And no leather match concerns. Clever girl, your Sis. Seems superfluous to say you look smashing, but you certainly do. Black lacy stockings emphasize your shapely legs, and aren't we all so jealous, we could spit? -Lily
Stitchcakes said... (2/24/08 2:42 PM) Reply
What a good idea! Although I think I would have to have had one heck of a waistband to salvage MY leather skirt! :-)
ChristineX said... (2/24/08 2:09 PM) Reply
Awesome!!! The lacy stockings are a nice touch ;)
Karen6790 said... (2/24/08 2:06 PM) Reply
What a great save. (And bravo for even being able to get the skirt on, 25 years and 4 kids later).
Tiner W said... (2/24/08 11:34 AM) Reply
Fantastic! And congratulations for still being able to wear it, even with alterations!
ChristineBR said... (2/24/08 9:46 AM) Reply
What a devilishly clever idea to add real estate! And the finished product looks great on you.
SusiM said... (2/24/08 2:06 AM) Reply
Absolutely clever! Thanks for sharing that idea.
cabinbaby said... (2/23/08 11:33 PM) Reply
Lady, you look great in those clothes!!!!! I took a look at your blog too and ended up subscribing to your feed. :) Seriously though, you look great.
mary in FL said... (2/23/08 10:10 PM) Reply
Good job! I, uh, never had any leather garments, so I'm living vicariously through you in your skirt. BTW, does your DD2 know how to sew, and can you keep the red top? LOL
mClones said... (2/23/08 9:08 PM) Reply
solosmocker said... (2/23/08 8:32 PM) Reply
Fabulous outfit! I am just regretting sending my old leather mini to the consignment shop!
Heatherrique said... (2/23/08 8:26 PM) Reply
Another sizzling ensemble! Yeah!
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