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« on: November 09, 2007 05:48:49 AM »

Like the subject says, I made something for my niece.



Just gave 'em to my SIL, so no action shot, but I love 'em. The fabric was some of that thin slick stuff, which some how co operated with me, lined in black, purposefully peeking out at the bottom.

I reverse engineered the pattern at her request. 
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« Reply #1 on: November 09, 2007 06:45:35 PM »

Well, at least my sister-in-law and MIL liked them....
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« Reply #2 on: November 09, 2007 06:58:03 PM »

They're cute. What precisely are culottes? I've heard the term, but aren't sure what they are.


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« Reply #3 on: November 09, 2007 07:52:30 PM »

Cheesy I posted the first time almost 9 AM. Almost 12 hours!

Culottes are shorts that mimic a skirt, basically. This specific pattern is approved for her church, as women shouldn't wear attire that pertains to a man. DUnno about the cheeta/leapord spots, mind you Wink but the fullness of the legs does!

 
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« Reply #4 on: November 11, 2007 06:47:11 PM »

what does reverse enginered mean? They look nice. My gd loves leopard
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« Reply #5 on: November 11, 2007 08:38:37 PM »

I had a pair that were too small for her child, and used them for the pattern. What's even better, I was able to do it without ripping one seam in the origional, so my daughter can wear 'em! Cheesy
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