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Heuuu... What's the right orientation of this skirt? :D
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Spirou003 wrote:
Wed Oct 07, 2020 7:10 pm
Heuuu... What's the right orientation of this skirt? :D
Yes, it could be a variation on the term reversible. I have a mini with a buttoned, zipped rear split (which bursts open in an astonishing manner if bending too much).
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denimini wrote:
Thu Oct 08, 2020 9:50 am
Spirou003 wrote:
Wed Oct 07, 2020 7:10 pm
Heuuu... What's the right orientation of this skirt? :D
Yes, it could be a variation on the term reversible. I have a mini with a buttoned, zipped rear split (which bursts open in an astonishing manner if bending too much).
That button closing should contain the zipper movement - but alas it is not all that sufficient.
The nylon hidden zipper has perhaps the best holding potential - the metal zippers aren't very
good at all. The best metal zipper is the type when reached the top of the zip the tang or
tag folds down onto the track with a small projection into the track - locking the movement -
as long as that remains flat and engaged the zip doesn't move - lift the tang and swoosh the
zip is off to the races.
Commonly with a button waist a cheap zipper is used - with no button then the better zip is.
Best overall having a small hook and eye at the top of the waist taking the pressure off of the
button placket and any zip.

Zips at the front and side offer the most resistance to unzipping unraveling.
At the back there is a great deal more pressure to close the waist - some find it easier to
rotate the skirt around to the front close and rotate back into place - this is especially
true with an elastic stretch waist - but whoa becoming unzipped.

What one has to go through to zip up back closing dresses skirts and even some fashion pants
all to have that clean neat flat front appearance !
"Kilt-On" -or- as the case may be "Skirt-On" !
WHY ?
Isn't wearing a kilt enough?
Well a skirt will do in a pinch!
Make mine short and don't you dare think of pinching there !
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Reminds me of the children's story, "The Inch Worm" :D
Great for kids :!:
( Or gardeners ;) )

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Uncle Al wrote:
Tue Oct 27, 2020 9:00 pm
Reminds me of the children's story, "The Inch Worm" :D
Great for kids :!:
( Or gardeners ;) )

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I think it's actually The Very Hungry Caterpillar
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greenboots wrote:
Thu Oct 29, 2020 4:58 pm
I think it's actually The Very Hungry Caterpillar
You're more than likely right.
Being a musician, the song "Glow Worm" comes to mind :D
I really like the version sung by the Mills Brothers.

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Uncle Al wrote:
Thu Oct 29, 2020 5:56 pm
Being a musician, the song "Glow Worm" comes to mind :D
I really like the version sung by the Mills Brothers.

Uncle Al
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I haven't heard that song in a great while. I really enjoyed hearing it again.
Thanks Uncle AL... :hooray: :rock:
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Is this an ad for Specsavers?
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