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Bias skirt

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Exposure Time 1/20
F-Stop 2.4
ISO 200


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Category Sewing
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Classic
Elainealleman on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? Silk blend fabric

Elainealleman on craftsy.com

The finished bias cut skirt. I used a banded hem finish which was what Lynda recommended. It is lined with a cotton/poly blend lining. The band is of knit with wide elastic in it. It sits on the hips since I don't like waistbands. I don't know if my picture is up with this one.....but I put a close up pic of the fabric near the hip band. The needle in my serger pulled threads in the silk....I am upset about this but only I will know it since it is tiny. But what should I do to reduce this risk. The needle was new and it is a universal. An 80 I think....probably too large.....ghahh

03/15/2014 Flag

Beautiful! Thanks for sharing...

03/20/2014 Flag

Your skirt is stunning!!!

04/25/2014 Flag

Wow!!!!!!!!!!! What a gorgeous skirt!!!!

07/22/2014 Flag

I love this skirt!!!!

08/24/2015 Flag