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Saturday, March 03, 2012

Camel Skirt



Time for another installment for Wardrobe Basic Sewalong, the camel skirt, what a great basic, perfect color for any season.  As always let's start with some inspiration.












Or check out a great assortment at Polyvore


Is your head buzzing with ideas?  Mine is.  In fact, I have purchased 2 pieces of camel fabric for this SAL. One is a camel corduroy and one is a lightweight suiting.

Now patterns (just a few, there are so many skirt patterns out there)



Samantha skirt at Style Arc






Vogue 8711


McCall's 5523
Butterick 5566

Colette - Beignet




Now fabric.........just looking at camel colored options and just a few options





So what are your plans? 
I think I am going to make one skirt from New Look 6079 from the corduroy and  Amazing Fit Simplicity pattern for the suiting.

5 comments:

  1. I just finished a Burda pencil skirt out of some pretty camel wool. It has a yoke and little slot pockets in it. The pattern is for a CF zip, but I changed it to be buttoned down the front. I'm loving the inverted pleats on the New Look skirt!

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  2. I love that Samantha skirt pattern. Hmmm...may have to get that one. Looking forward to seeing what you decide on.

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  3. Samantha pattern is very cute, but doggone it...once again, Sylearc!

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  4. I like to wear skirt so much. I like all type of skirt but specially I like Samantha skirt. Its look very pretty and professional. You have done amazing work.

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  5. Wow you shared such nice skirt pattern with us. All pix is too good and nice. I like most of all type of skirt. Its look so beautiful and great.

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