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In and out of dart fitting skirt?

zevvie | Posted in Fitting on

The dart fitted skirt seems to be missing an opening of some sort? I know I can’t just put that skirt over my head and still have it fit my waist. 🙂 Did I miss something? Please let me know if I am supposed to put in a zipper, or if an opening is already there but I missed it.

Thank you!

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  1. Cherrypops | | #1

    Are you referring to the skirt in Threads Magazine....the gold one?

    There have been many posts about this and from memory there will be an update in the next issue...sorry I can't remember where Amber posted her comment.

     

     

    1. Elizard | | #2

      this question seems to have been raised before; on the "talk with Amber" post, but there was no answer as far as I can see http://forums.taunton.com/tp-gatherings/messages/?msg=5666.1 ( number : 5666.101 ) post number 101 to 103.

      1. zevvie | | #4

        Thanks for the specifics on where to find that info. i'm glad I am not the only one who was confused! It looks I'll need to wait for the letters section of 135 to get the answers. :-)

        1. Teaf5 | | #5

          In an early line of that article, it says that you leave a length of the waistline undarted in front, then it folds over and attaches at the side to close, creating a deep pleat. 

          Perhaps that's why I keep seeing it as an elegant bedspread wrapped around the model's middle!  The different length of the darts in the back of the other skirt seem bizarre, too.

    2. zevvie | | #3

      yep, that's the one! It is so beautiful. Thanks for your reply

  2. Elizard | | #6

    If you on this post http://forums.taunton.com/tp-gatherings/messages
    (5666.136) then there's the answer to your question. (if you haven't seen it already that is :)

  3. zevvie | | #7

    Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!!!!!Now I get it. I was resigned to having to wait for the next issue, but now I don't have to. yay!zevvie

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