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Posted on:4/20/09 4:36 PM

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MagpieJen said... (4/22/09 12:40 PM) Reply
A very smart looking skirt! I love the print too!
SewSara said... (4/22/09 8:20 AM) Reply
I love your skirt! I just made this one in a print, too. I think the gathers look weird on mine, probably since details tend to be lost in a print. This is a great pattern though, it's very flattering!
Emi1yKate said... (4/22/09 1:45 AM) Reply
nice job! Love that fabric too.
Mary Nanna said... (4/21/09 7:58 PM) Reply
Gorgeous choice of fabric and lovely skirt . Am lovin' that button detail
nicegirl said... (4/21/09 3:44 PM) Reply
This is a fun pattern. I like yours in the print.
renren said... (4/21/09 10:57 AM) Reply
I like the fabric and the skirt. You got a great fit!
theluxuriousvagabond said... (4/21/09 1:02 AM) Reply
@Joan1954, thanks! I don't know if this is the correct way to do it, but I eliminated the gathers by pinning the excess material horizontally (basically shortening the length of the gathered section). From there, I took tracing paper and traced the front and back sections all around the seams. This created the new pieces, and it seemed to work!
Vintage Joan said... (4/20/09 7:26 PM) Reply
Nice! I LOVE your swallow fabric. How exactly did you remove the gathers? Is there a long (sleeve-cap shaped) curve that can be trimmed back on this piece?
persevering said... (4/20/09 5:57 PM) Reply
What an interesting print! Thanks for sharing your experience.
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