This is my final skirt in my "Bottoms-Up" skirt series - 3 skirts in 3 weeks. I used Simplicity 8175 and a soft, nubby and somewhat thick purple cotton fabric. I'm really happy with the skirt and I'm sure I'll use this pattern over and over. It's a great wardrobe builder. For more info on the other skirts in the series and more pics on this project, visit my blog at BlueDotPatterns.