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Topic: poochy (?) on the tummy elastic waisted shorts ..What did I do wrong ??  (Read 327 times)
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« on: July 17, 2007 05:04:46 PM »

I made easy little shorts with elastic waist I guess you could say boxer style for my adult size daughter.WELL you can grab a huge piece of fabric in the stomach area.I followed the pattern perfectly  Huh This is the pattern http://www.oztion.com.au/OA/oa_previewpic.aspx?itemid=2063001&picnum=1#mypic
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« Reply #1 on: July 17, 2007 08:07:54 PM »

In my experience, most patterns are made too big, even if you go by your measurements.  You may just have to take them in and get rid of some of the extra fabric.
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« Reply #2 on: July 18, 2007 06:50:19 AM »

I agree with mystico's comments - many of those patterns have a huge amount of ease to them.  I typically go down a size with most patterns and if the ease is more than what I would like it to have, I may go down two.
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