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Posted on:10/17/08 6:19 AM
Last Updated:1/7/10 5:50 PM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized 


Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 6 people   
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FreyaStark said... (1/8/10 5:09 AM) Reply
A nice bright summery skirt. Liberty lawn wouldn't be a good choice because it's too fine. Skirts are better made in slightly heavier fabrics.
valerie sews said... (1/7/10 7:36 PM) Reply
Beautiful skirt and it is flattering - you look really good in it. I know what you mean about trying to find just the right weight of cotton at Spotlight but there's the whole internet out there :)MOOhooohaha
CypGrl said... (1/7/10 6:36 PM) Reply
What a pretty outfit! It looks great on you. Last summer's skirt is very nice also -- such a pretty print.
Michele Lommasson said... (1/7/10 6:34 PM) Reply
Your skirt is darling. You look great!
eugenia123 said... (1/7/10 9:24 AM) Reply
Really pretty, I love the fabric - it's very feminine and beautiful for this style.
AnneM said... (11/5/08 5:50 PM) Reply
Ah, well, perhaps something in-between $50 a yard fabric and very ightweight stuff would be better for you. It is certainly pretty. Try sewing something (horsehair, maybe) to the inside hem to give it more weight.
Vintage Joan said... (10/17/08 11:25 PM) Reply
What a great skirt! I love how it twirls, too. :)
Mary Nanna said... (10/17/08 11:21 PM) Reply
The floral fabric is so fresh! I almost wanted to break out into "the hills are alive .." when I saw the photo of you twirling to show the fullness in the skirt. Will be interested to see if you do make it in a finer cotton with more drape and see how it affects the overall look ..
EleanorSews said... (10/17/08 10:00 AM) Reply
Lovely skirt. It is flattering and the flare is so feminine. You're right in thinking a softer drapey fabric would be fabulous. Still a very nice skirt.
Miss Fairchild said... (10/17/08 8:58 AM) Reply
Love the skirt! It's so swirly and it looks great on you! (I also love the pleated one)
 
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