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Topic: [image heavy] Eskimos n Igloos PJ Shorts [now w/ tute]  (Read 5390 times)
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« on: April 02, 2007 02:00:33 PM »

These aren't anything super special, but I love them. All I did was take a part an old pair of Soffes (sp?) and use that as my pattern. I brought these to church to have one of the middle school girls from my small group at church try them on (because I made them way small on purpose) and they were all freaking out about them (they defeinitely haven't seen the stuff everyone on this board makes). Anyways, here they are...







Close up of fabric (so cute!)
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v112/beccaartinc/EskimoShorts004.jpg

Hanging up:
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v112/beccaartinc/EskimoShorts005.jpg

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« Reply #1 on: April 02, 2007 03:02:14 PM »

Super Dooper Cuteeness!!! x x
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« Reply #2 on: April 02, 2007 06:24:09 PM »

oh. my. god! they are the cutest shorts ever!
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« Reply #3 on: April 02, 2007 07:32:25 PM »

Those are really really cute! How long did it take you to make them? Is there any chance that you would want to post the pattern for the shorts? Happy spring break Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: April 02, 2007 09:21:17 PM »

That fabric is TOO CUTE! (Same for the shorts! Cheesy)

Where did you come across that fabric??
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« Reply #5 on: April 03, 2007 10:33:37 AM »

Thanks everyone!

Radioactivepenguin (nice name by the way...) I got the material at Joanne Fabrics  couple years ago. I don't know if they still have any.

live4today_die4tomo rrow, This is the basic pattern:

This is without seam allowance (but I never added seam allowance, because I wanted to make them small in purpose).

You need 4 of these pieces. Sew two of the pieces down the long 12 inch side right sides together. Do the same to the other two pieces.


You have two pieces now. Right sides together, sew them together on the curved sides.


Right sides together, sew the little 2.5 inch (now 4 inch) parts together.


All you have to do now, is hem the legs and make a tube for the elastic at the top (and add two little buttons to the front for kicks).

The shorts I made came out to fit a size 0. It took me MAYBE an hour. Probably less than that.

I hope that was understandable.
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« Reply #6 on: April 03, 2007 10:44:20 AM »

Those are really cute! Thanks for the tute I was looking for almost this exact thing to make my friend a jumper.
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« Reply #7 on: April 03, 2007 12:30:32 PM »

Thanks!! You are my hero of the day.  Grin
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« Reply #8 on: April 03, 2007 05:53:51 PM »

those are adorable! and woohoo for the tute!! what size would you say they are though?
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« Reply #9 on: April 04, 2007 08:27:23 AM »

They came out to fit a size 0 (32 inch waist without elastic, 26 with).
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