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A skirt from ties

Generally, it is fairly easy to make a skirt from neckties.  It is my preference to make sure all the ties I use are the same shape, so I use the narrowest I plan to use as a template to trim all the others.  You can make silk ties easier to manage if you fuse a 1/2" wide strip of lightweight fusible interfacing over the seam lines.  Cut enough strips all the same length so all your ties end up the same length after trimming. 



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