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The full, gathered skirt. With piping!

I worked hard on Sunday and Monday for my skirt. Unfortunately, I completely messed up the gathers so I had to turn it into a wrap skirt. It looks pretty nice but I only have tiny hooks and eyes and the skirt is quite heavy so I need to go buy some buttons and tackle making button holes.

I am writing to prepare you for the final product though, which has piping in it! I thought piping would look great with this skirt and it indeed does. Except now I have the wrap problem. I really need to go get some buttons for it today. I actually have a photo of inserting the piping but I took it with the real camera instead of the phone one so it's at home while I'm at work.

In other news, I ordered this: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Doodle-Stitching-Fresh-Embroidery-Beginners/dp/1600590616/ and I'm planning to get some floss and everything else needed if I'm going to make the trip to Oxford Circus for buttons anyway. I've got a plan for a denim belt that I would like embroidered before I start stitching.

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