tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-7891587047334551451.post5174040113472633138..comments2017-02-26T18:47:20.460-07:00Comments on SewWest: Leslie's Broomstick SkirtNancyDaQhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/00609215745927535353noreply@blogger.comBlogger7125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-7891587047334551451.post-50286425895486435482009-10-26T13:59:28.137-06:002009-10-26T13:59:28.137-06:00HELP!!! I got the formual to arive at "X=&quo...HELP!!! I got the formual to arive at "X=" but I don't understand how to get to "Y=". Y= (W/2 - 2X) /3. Am I suppose to double "X"? I'm a little lost.nanny2colehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/16724758501975653341noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-7891587047334551451.post-75155020138011538972009-04-16T10:33:00.000-06:002009-04-16T10:33:00.000-06:00ann, I think you're correct. I'll check that tonig...ann, I think you're correct. I'll check that tonight. <br /><br />My preference would have been to leave the formulas as originally written by Leslie. However, Blogger doesn't like formulas much. It was driving me buggy writing them in this post.Nancy (nanflan)http://www.blogger.com/profile/00609215745927535353noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-7891587047334551451.post-54405842961741383192009-04-16T10:03:00.000-06:002009-04-16T10:03:00.000-06:00I stitched up TWO of these last night and am off t...I stitched up TWO of these last night and am off to buy starch to complete the project. <br /><br />I got confused with this bit and wonder if it's me, or the way the formula is expressed? <br /><br />"divide Ct by 2, multiply the result by the number of panels"<br /><br />If your hips are 36 inches (hahahahaa-mine are not) the result would be 180.25 inches for a 10 panel skirt.<br /><br />I think it should read: divide CT by 2 times the number of panels.<br /><br />Anyway, thanks for posting the great pattern.ann I amhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/06465050527272273353noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-7891587047334551451.post-68971633515267508352009-03-23T16:00:00.000-06:002009-03-23T16:00:00.000-06:00The last sentence above should say: No wonder I lo...The last sentence above should say: No wonder I looked like a Knot in them. I need a spell check or a word check.<BR/><BR/>karenAnonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-7891587047334551451.post-47517692511576343372009-03-23T15:58:00.000-06:002009-03-23T15:58:00.000-06:00Thank you, thank you for all this valuable informa...Thank you, thank you for all this valuable information. I realize that I was working with my skirts completely wrong. I used no stick, starch, or hose. I just twisted and made a knot; no one I looked like a KNOT in them LOL.<BR/><BR/>Karen KarendeeAnonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-7891587047334551451.post-42935315973254684072009-03-22T17:01:00.000-06:002009-03-22T17:01:00.000-06:00Looks great, I want to have a go and the maths doe...Looks great, I want to have a go and the maths doesn't worry me :-)<BR/>RuthieKAnonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-7891587047334551451.post-73558920976504867942009-03-22T12:10:00.000-06:002009-03-22T12:10:00.000-06:00Oh this looks like fun. Still have to find the fa...Oh this looks like fun. Still have to find the fabric though. I'll check the (copious) stash first.Mardelhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/04850551308931710502noreply@blogger.com