Today I tested out pencil skirt number 2 (the monkey print). Granted I had to get up a bit early, dash into the sewing room and attach the anchoring threads to the lining so I could wear the skirt, but I could not stand the clothes currently in my closet. Speaking of the lining, the lining of this skirt is scooped out. I've read reviews where people don't like the look, but I really like it. No lining peeking out when I walk. (As you can see, I did not serge the seams - I want to be able to alter my skirts when needed.
So, here it is on me (these are end of the day pictures):
As for my other skirts, last night I finished completing the skirts and tried them all on:
Monkey skirt yardage - 3 yards.
Happy sewing all!