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« Reply #10 on: September 26, 2009 07:13:09 AM »

I love them! they are awesome
I love zippers right now.. but we are in a love/hate relationship Sad
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« Reply #11 on: September 26, 2009 07:16:45 AM »

I was just in American Apparel today, completely appalled at their prices for items that were basically pieces of fabric, so I am 100% admiring this project and I am super tempted to try it myself. You did a great job - I know that if I did this, my zippers would be hideous.

While I agree American Apparel is expensive, you have to remember this is a product that is made completely in the US by workers that are paid a fair working wage.  When big chain stores can offers things so cheap, you really have to think about "why". That's really where the price comes in.  But of course, Kudos for finding them at the thrift store!  always the best option! (Sorry for being preachy.  Just had to throw in my 2 cents, for what it's worth).

Oh, by the way...awesome job!!
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« Reply #12 on: September 27, 2009 11:28:03 AM »

They turned out great! It's outrageous to pay so much for a pair of leggings from a store, and yours look just as good if not better.
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« Reply #13 on: September 30, 2009 12:21:50 AM »

those look AWESOME. I live in Japan and AA is almost TWICE as expensive as in the US, (as if it wasn't already overpriced!), so I always leave the store heartbroken too.  I might have to try this myself! Actually I have a leggings pattern in one of my books, maybe I'll even give it a shot from scratch if I'm feeling gutsy, lol.
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« Reply #14 on: September 30, 2009 12:51:07 PM »

Those look amazing! I love them.
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« Reply #15 on: October 01, 2009 07:13:24 AM »

Yours look a million times better than the AA ones do! I work there so I've seen them on many people and like yours a whole lot better Smiley
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« Reply #16 on: October 03, 2009 07:43:35 AM »

*covets* You've inspired me. I now want to do something with zippers. I may add them to a pair of jeans. Or a dress. Something. Awesome job by the way. They look very professional and unique! I love them!
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« Reply #17 on: October 05, 2009 11:55:07 AM »

OMG!  OMG!  That is the most badass, metal thing that I have seen all day.
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« Reply #18 on: October 07, 2009 06:58:22 AM »

i really love these.  what a great idea!
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« Reply #19 on: October 09, 2009 08:40:34 AM »

i must try this! my FH saw me looking at this and i told him i wanted to make a pair, he actually offered to take me to the store to buy the stuff!!!

kudos to you!
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