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Icemommy
« on: August 26, 2007 06:02:32 AM »

When you can create them yourself! My daughter is much like any 3 year old, fan of Dora the Explorer and tends to have a pavlov response to all things princess, but I feel underwear in that department is
a) expensive
b) crappy quality
c) everybody has them (Seriously, I take care of 3 girls and I actually put initials in their stuff)

So I figured, why not get pictures of her favorite books and print iron ons, and put them on quality underwear (which is cheaper cause you're not paying for trademark).

Make optimum use of your sheet

I got 13 6.5X6.5 cm circles on 1 A4.

Iron your butt off

Yes the top left one is #%$# up. I didn't think and just ironed over the cloth direct on the patch.
And yes that's her toy iron and she plays pretend iron-on, it keeps her away from my hot hot iron.

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Yeah the color of the underwear shines through but I don't mind. (I was tempted to put the mole pic on the back of the knicker  Tongue )


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« Reply #1 on: August 26, 2007 06:18:47 AM »

Great thinking, your daughter must love them.
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« Reply #2 on: August 26, 2007 06:24:17 AM »

Great idea! I am saving it for when we get around to potty training...
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« Reply #3 on: August 26, 2007 07:05:34 AM »

these look great. Fantastic idea!!
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« Reply #4 on: August 26, 2007 08:21:09 AM »

Awesome! I bet she feels extra special that her mama made them especially for her!  I did a similar project for my manfriend, ironing rocketships onto boxer shorts to try to give him his very own lucky rocketship underpants like Calvin's from Calvin & Hobbes.  I'm currently lazily looking for rocketship fabric since I found a good boxers pattern.
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« Reply #5 on: August 26, 2007 10:43:28 AM »

This idea is great!! My dd is potty training and may be i can get her into "big girl" undies this way. thanks for posting
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« Reply #6 on: August 27, 2007 06:55:07 AM »

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At first I was looking through google image search but then it hit me that since I own these books I might as well take pictures of them with my cam. (Doooh sometimes..)
Some editing in photoshop, resize, border for clarity with a contrasting / complimenting color picked from the image itself.
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« Reply #7 on: August 29, 2007 07:06:11 AM »

very cute underwear! great idea!
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« Reply #8 on: September 04, 2007 03:56:39 AM »

genuis!

i must have decorated underwear now!
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« Reply #9 on: September 12, 2007 08:00:21 PM »

i think i need some of these for ME!
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