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thecatspajamas18
« on: June 20, 2006 06:54:22 PM »

My brother's gf is having a baby shower next month, so I called her up to ask if she had anything special she planned to wear and she said no, so I told her I would make her something.  She also mentioned needing something comfortable to wear to festivals when it's hot out, and she's late in the pregnancy. So this is what I came up with.  It ties behind the neck and the back.



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thecatspajamas18
« Reply #1 on: June 22, 2006 12:03:08 AM »

aww nobody likes my cool top?   Wink
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lisabee
« Reply #2 on: June 22, 2006 12:26:46 AM »

I like your cool top.  I've been looking at different things for my sister.  She's five months along and doesn't even show it. I wish I was tall and skinny like she is. Cry Any way, I like your idea.  I might use it.
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thecatspajamas18
« Reply #3 on: June 22, 2006 02:58:56 AM »

The recipient of this shirt is a twig stuck to a basketball.  (shes very petite)  Your sister will start to show too.
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jutybo
« Reply #4 on: June 29, 2006 05:02:41 AM »

I really like the blue/green color and design, but I'm not as wild about the plaid (just personal taste, but I think the effect with the top is VERY cool and original).  Did you use a pattern, or make up as you went along?  I'm in dire need of cute maternity tops myself, and am in love with your design- so hot!
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thecatspajamas18
« Reply #5 on: June 29, 2006 09:46:26 PM »

The plaid was just extra fabric I had laying around. If I had something more seasonal I would have used that.

I didn't use a pattern, I made it up myself. I'll make a tute! It's so easy.
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« Reply #6 on: June 29, 2006 10:27:19 PM »

well, since you mentioned a tute, I would love one!  I think the top is great and, having been through one pregnancy and hoping for another soon, I can tell you that it looks like it would fit the bill (belly).
(and I like the plaid, makes it funky and original)

(did I just use the word 'funky?'  Whats wrong with me?)
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jutybo
« Reply #7 on: June 30, 2006 07:47:02 AM »

Thank you so much for the tut!  It really DOES look easy... searching through fabric stash...  I'll try making this in the next few days and let you know how it turns out.  Thanks again!!   Grin
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careybeau
« Reply #8 on: July 14, 2006 01:39:34 PM »

I'm 16 weeks pregant and new to crafster. I made your top yesterday with some wild fabric that I had in my stash! It turned out beautifully!
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ophelia68977
« Reply #9 on: July 14, 2006 03:42:12 PM »

I'm 16 weeks pregant and new to crafster. I made your top yesterday with some wild fabric that I had in my stash! It turned out beautifully!

Can we see?!! Smiley
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