Sewing Some Simple A-line Skirts With Zippers

24 Aug

I bought all the fabric I used SO long ago, and this summer all these skirts have been in heavy rotation.

I used an out of print pattern: Burda 8879. My friend had already cut it out, so I had to trace and modify it to my own measurements. Once I got that down, I was able to sew them up quickly.

Now I’ve been loosing some weight, so I need to rip the seams and take them in a few inches. That will involve reinstalling the  side zipper, but I’ll do it (happily) one day while I watch a movie or something.

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2 Responses to “Sewing Some Simple A-line Skirts With Zippers”

  1. butterflymusings August 26, 2011 at 3:00 pm #

    oooo!!! oooo!!! i love them!!! amy, i did NOT know you had a blog! if you told me and i forgot- please forgive!

    • cakewalkneworleans August 27, 2011 at 11:36 pm #

      I may have told you, but I don’t remember, either! I am going to teach B. and my friend C. to make one of these, if you want to join us! We were gonna do it sometime in September.

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