a funky skirt I made

Discussion in 'Fashion and Crafts' started by cerridwen, May 17, 2004.

  1. cerridwen

    cerridwen in stitches

    So, I'm looking for an original skirt I can wear to a party that I was invited to last weekend, something that's guaranteed to stand out. (You know how it is, you go to a party, you want people to notice that you're there, right?)

    I was thinkin and thinkin, and of course, I'm tight on cash, so whatever I buy has to be really inexpensive.... so I thought I'd make my own outfit! I collected a bunch of old pairs of jeans that my husband and I are about to throw out, and initially I was going to make a patchwork jean skirt.... but then I had a funkier idea...

    I cut out all the butt pockets from all the jeans, and I also bought a few pairs of jeans from a thrift store, cutting out all the but pockets from those as well, and I cut a buttonfly from one of the pants as well. Sewn together so all the pockets face up, I have a skirt of all pockets, it's so cool! I only wish I had a digital camera to post a picture of it... trust me, it looks so awesome!
  2. HappyHaHaGirl

    HappyHaHaGirl *HipForums Princess*

    That sounds cool! I'd like to see it... :)
  3. FreeSpiritedMelody

    FreeSpiritedMelody changes poopy diapers

    what an awesome idea! i'll have to try that, if u dont mind :)
  4. CrAzYStaRR

    CrAzYStaRR Member

    Thats so cool. But now when you go out all your friends will be like, can you put my stuff in your pockets? Thats what my friends would do!

    Cool Idea!
  5. Acorn

    Acorn Member

    sounds really cool!
  6. serra

    serra tentacle girl

    what a great idea!! that must be a lot of pockets! =)
  7. ArtLoveMusic

    ArtLoveMusic Senior Member

    wow that sounds wikkid :) i wanted to make a denim skirt out of a pair of trousers but my sewing machine cant handle too many layers of denim so seams are horrible cos all my needles snap :(
  8. thats so rad man! :)

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