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Monday, January 20, 2014

More Hummingbird


I had to make another one. I meant to make this one a little longer, but I made it a little more fitted, so it sits a bit higher on me. This is another Hummingbird skirt by Cake Patterns. I cannot tell you how much I love this pattern. 


Here you can see the length more. This is a shiny denim I found on clearance at Joann. I saw it and decided to channel my inner Sallie Oh because I am still crushing on her metallic mini skirt. I admit I am just a cheap imitation, but someday I will have cool gold fabric too!


Oh yeah, check out my sweet lapped zipper!


It isn't perfect, but for a first try I couldn't be happier with the results. I used Sunni's free Mastering Zippers class on Craftsy to do it. It is a great resource if you have never checked into Craftsy. At least go sign up for the free zipper class!


Oh and what's that in my pocket? Just a little Jungle January tribute! Hot pink leopard just worked perfectly on this one!






5 comments:

  1. Props to you on such a beautifully done zipper and LOVE the skirt!!!

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  2. THis skirt is so cute.. Proud you made another one.. Love it..
    I too, got the free zipper class from Craftsy..It is fantastic, isn't it?

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  3. There's a wild woman living on the inside just waiting to get out!!!! Cute skirt and great addition of the animal print.

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  4. That is one cool skirt!!

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  5. Awesome. Those pockets doubly so! :D

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