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Pattern Reviews> Butterick> 5390 (Skirt)

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Reviewed by:Lucha

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Posted on:12/9/03 7:18 PM
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Rhonda Noah said... (12/10/03 12:57 PM) Reply
Nice skirt! You did a great job and it looks like it fits you really well. The fabric looks really cute. I agree about the suggestion to wear the opaque tights. They help keep your legs warmer, too. ;-)
Lucha said... (12/10/03 11:40 AM) Reply
Thanks for all of the wonderful comments. Skymom, I'll have to try the opaque tights with it...that would look really nice!
cindyann said... (12/10/03 10:59 AM) Reply
Well done Lucha. Very cute skirt. I'm sure you'll get an A! Skymom, what a great idea about the tights. That would be a great look with this skirt.
Skymom said... (12/10/03 8:30 AM) Reply
Very cute skirt. With a pair of really opaque tights, maybe you won't mind the length so much--and the sort of "mod" mini-skirt with tights look is in again this winter. Nice work!
Tini said... (12/10/03 1:59 AM) Reply
that is really nice!
Mollykat said... (12/9/03 10:22 PM) Reply
Lucha, awsome skirt! your photo looks like the photos of the size 8 girls. Perhaps above the knee is an attractive (but maybe uncomfortable) look for you. Kudos, you did great.
Lizzy said... (12/9/03 10:09 PM) Reply
Love your fabric choices! Great job. Welcome - you're off to a wonderful beginning. I hope that sewing will bring you a lifetime of pleasure.
Diane E said... (12/9/03 9:54 PM) Reply
Very pretty skirt, Lucha. So glad you're sharing your successes with us. It's so much fun to be able to make your own clothes!
GorgeousFabrics said... (12/9/03 9:01 PM) Reply
Great job! I hope you have a blast sewing all sorts of new and fun things! And welcome aboard. -Ann
momo said... (12/9/03 8:55 PM) Reply
Good job, Lucha! I remember sewing in high school but my garment didn't turn out this well. The skirt is kind of short, it will look good a little longer. Very good on your first garment
Lee Ann Hawkins said... (12/9/03 8:41 PM) Reply
Great job! I remember sewing an Aline skirt in jr high school, we had to take each seam to the teacher to be inspected. Probably the neatest seams I have ever sewn before or after! I love your burgundy print fabric. It sometimes takes trial and error to figure out where the hemline should be on what kind of skirt. Happy sewing!
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