Elisalex

Hello all!  In the hopes of enticing the Sun out today, I wanted to share a denim wiggle skirt I recently made and embellished with layers of fluorescent orange fringe.  I advise wearing sunglasses whilst reading this post! For more details and images, plus other outrageous skirts I’ve made, hop on over to Stitch me Softly…  

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    So I’m feeling pretty smitten with my new skirt… Yet another variation of my trusty McCall’s 5081 pencil skirt pattern, this baby was whipped up in just a couple of hours after I was practically smacked in the face by a flash of inspiration and an uncontrollable desire to own a fishtail frill wiggle skirt [...]

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Rather in love am I with this skirt I made last night… Inspired by something I saw on Pinterest, I embarked on the making of this 1/4 circle skirt when I should have been getting an early night!  Amazingly, it took little more than an hour start to finish from an entirely eye-balled self-drafted pattern. [...]

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Firstly, loving the new site! Lovely and clean, and more importantly, still here to showcase all this creative talent! About a month ago, when it was still the old Sew Retro, I posted about a 50s Swing Jacket I was working on. Well… about a million year later, it’s finally done!!     To see [...]

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