Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Mauve Staight Skirt

Pattern Description:  McCall's 5523  straight skirt, mid-knee length, has side zipper and faced waistline; view A has shaped lower back flounce
Stash Used: 1 1/4 yards 60"

Pattern Sizing: 4-18
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes
Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? I like that it has several styles in the one pattern.
Fabric Used: Mauve polyester poplin
Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: Added 1 1/2 inches to waist, 3 inches to hips, and 1 1/2 inches to length.
Would you sew it again? Yes Would you recommend it to others? Yes
Conclusion: The skirt is short so measure the hemline and make adjustments before cutting.


KathyS said...

Lovely skirt, Dorothy. I love the colour, too.

SarahLizSewStyle said...

This is a lovely skirt - I'm wondering who is wearing it !

Mary said...


Sew Blessed Maw [Judy] said...

Very pretty.

Diane at GatorbunnySews said...

This is beautiful. Love the color!

Dorothy DotDot said...

Thanks, a family member is wearing the skirt.