Here's version two of my sewalong skirt. This one is made from black moleskin with a tiny bit of stretch. It looks like a mix between velvet, babycord and heaven. I made a proper, non-hashed zipper for this one.
As far as changes to the pattern, I basically did just what KID suggested: I widened the darts in the back 1/4" each, and shaved all four side seams (just at the waist) by 1/4" each. So, math wizzes, a total of once and a half inches smaller at the waist. And, (as I'm sure you've noticed) this one is
Here's a boot shot for people interested in footwear. Yes, you, Pickled Weasal and Bron.
And for the people who like nice finishes, here's me wearing it inside out so you can see the gingham ribbon facing at the waist and the hem.
Anyone have any fitting comments before this becomes my block?