Hot Patterns Denim Diva Flirty Skirt Suit

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This is a cute 6 panel skirt that has a shaped yoke, and a center back zipper.  I made up a size 10, straight from the package, that fit perfectly.  I added lots of topstitching with thread to match the color of the denim.  Next came the jacket:
 
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Blech!  Baring teethThe sleeves were way too tight, jacket way too yucky, I just called "time of death" on this project without any more adjustments.  I had already let out the back seams on the body, and you can’t see it on this dark denim, but the sleeve caps pull badly…pheh!  Wadder.
On a more positive note, here’s a finished shirt that I really like:
 
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This is Simplicity 4020, view D, made with some more of my cute jersey from Gorgeous Fabrics.  I think I still have enough to make one more item.Open-mouthed
 
 
 
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