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« on: July 03, 2009 04:36:43 PM »


See this shirt? It fits funny, not flattering in the least. The elastic bunches up higher than the waist should when you move around leaving you lookingodd.

S0 I converted it to a pair of shorts, using the elastic as the top, and the bottom edges as is so I didn't have to sew more hems.


(More on how I did it and the tutorial I used on my blog entry http://www.microfemme.com/2009/06/converting-a-shirt-to-pj-shorts/  )

I intended them to be Pj's, but have been wearing them around the house when I am working too.  Quite comfy!
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« Reply #1 on: July 03, 2009 05:21:53 PM »

Nice job! Love the fabric too.
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« Reply #2 on: July 03, 2009 05:44:46 PM »

This really isn't a post about crafting if you're not telling us anything about it HERE on Craftster. 
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« Reply #3 on: July 06, 2009 02:59:00 PM »

I can't see the pictures? :/
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« Reply #4 on: July 09, 2009 02:59:30 PM »

This really isn't a post about crafting if you're not telling us anything about it HERE on Craftster. 

Just trying to not put too many giant pictures on Craftster- it takes forever for me to load a page as is.  Sorry, there is really not much more to it than cutting and sewing the hem down anyways.  They are nice and comfy though, I have been wearing them while working!
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