* A-line skirt

Posted on May 22nd, 2007 by becket. Filed under Sewing/Fabric Crafts.

Hi- Becket again. I know that I just posted a skirt – but I’ve been wanting to post another one that I finished. Like the other skirt, this one is made with vintage material. But, this time I found the fabric in an antique store (yes, among turn-of-the-century furniture and glassware). I followed a pattern for a simple A-line skirt (Butterick 3220) and once again with Amy’s help on how to do facing, a lapped zipper and a lining, it all came together quite nicely. Maitreya also gave excellent advice on skirt length. Thank you both!!



By the way, this picture was taken pre-pregnancy! I guess I have to wait until next summer to wear this skirt…

6 Responses to “A-line skirt”

  1. Jenny Says:

    That. Is. So. CUTE!

  2. Marisa Says:

    This skirt is so adorable. I seriously need to figure out how to make clothes. I’m so scared, but needs to be done!

  3. macati Says:

    hi and yes… this skirt is very beautiful… love the pattern and the type of skirt!!! and your sandals are beautiful too… being too repetitive but can’t avoid it!!!

  4. amy k. Says:

    crazy cute. and there never too many a-lines skirts in a wardrobe, I say!

  5. Suzy Lorenzen Says:

    I love this skirt. What great use of a pretty fabric!

  6. Bob Says:

    I think this skirt is certainly different to anything i’ve ever seen.

    Its a nice fabric pattern though so well-done!

    Bob x


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