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« on: April 18, 2008 05:18:53 PM »

my friend is really rough on his work pants, and these puppies were split right up the leg. I was so relieved when he finally gave them up (seriously, packaging tape running up the leg to keep it together?!), but i knew how sad he was to see them go...SO i cut them up and turned them into a pillowcase for a "gaming pillow". He's always got to have a pillow in his lap to rest his arms on when he's playing video games (i dont know if this is a common thing). Im happy with how it turned out, even though im terrible at sewing...the end of the pillow sticks out a bit, but i like the effect. And all of the tiny rips let the pattern on the pillow peek through; pulls it all together. Anyway, i havent given it to him yet, i hope he likes it Smiley







sorry...i went kind of camera-happy...
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« Reply #1 on: April 18, 2008 05:34:42 PM »

Nice job! I'm sure your friend will enjoy it very much
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« Reply #2 on: April 18, 2008 05:38:44 PM »

That's awesome, and a great idea!  I love that the pillow sticks out.  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: April 18, 2008 07:56:38 PM »

he will love it i am sure.   after all they are his favs.  lol

    you did a great job.       mam
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