Sunday, February 19, 2012

A skirt with big pockets

summer style

I saw a skirt with big interesting pockets on the internet and decided to make my own. I used the Folkwear walking skirt pattern reduced to knee length. I doubled the waistband and just made up the pockets.
They are sewn on the side panels after asssembly.

Pocket detail.

winter style

I am having a terrible time making good photos. There is just no light to be had on cloudy days.
These were taken in a room with the window open and a light on.


Anonymous said...

I love skirts with big pockets. Have you tried snapping the photo outdoors?

Kim, USA said...

I love big pockets and this skirt is pretty!


Patti said...

I love big pockets! Great skirt. Thanks so much for linking up to Visible Monday : >

Pam @ over50feeling40 said...

I really like your skirt and the style of the pockets make it very flattering. Nice work!!

Paula K. Cravens said...

Taking photos outside is, of course, a better idea. However, when it is -20C and's kinda nippy out there. Thanks Terri, Kim Patti and Pam.

Debbi@SheAccessorizesWell said...

Great skirt. I am constantly amazed at how talented so many bloggers are. Everything is perfect about it. I love your handbag! The tooled leather are my favorite. I have tried for a long time to find one that is practical for day to day wear, but have yet to find one. Most are too small.

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Darlene said...

What a great find you are ! A sewist and artist !!