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« on: January 23, 2011 07:00:06 PM »

I just made a few pairs of these. I had some fabric I had no idea pf what to do with. I didn't what to make tops so I made some legging. which to a bit if finagling to get right but. They are comfortable. And the fact I am pregnant They are hella comfortable for me. I feel better wearing a dress and leggings vs sweats to do errands. Plus Ill save some money and I won't have to buy those icky maternity pants that do not fit right any how. lol

I made 4 pairs for myself but maybe 15 pairs total. Not including the two casualties of figuring it out.

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« Reply #1 on: January 23, 2011 07:09:06 PM »

Super cute!
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« Reply #2 on: January 23, 2011 07:10:10 PM »

woah, these are way cute, I especially love the leopard print pair!  did you use a pattern or just wing it?
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« Reply #3 on: January 23, 2011 07:21:26 PM »

ooo these are fantastic!
that's a great way to spend the day, feeling pretty instead of trying to get uncomfy maternity pants to feel right.
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« Reply #4 on: January 23, 2011 08:26:57 PM »

Very cute!  I like the third pair best.
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« Reply #5 on: January 24, 2011 04:48:14 AM »

woah, these are way cute, I especially love the leopard print pair!  did you use a pattern or just wing it?


Yeah I winged it from another pair. It took a few tries but I got it. The difference between store bought and when you make therm at home is that the material they use in tores is way stretchier. Of course I did use knit but I didn't really think it would make a difference but it did.
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« Reply #6 on: January 24, 2011 07:45:39 AM »

Wow! They look great! Can't tell they aren't from a boutique.

I was just looking for a pattern to make some of these for myself.

Will you do a tutorial?
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« Reply #7 on: January 24, 2011 08:09:42 PM »

These are SO awesome! I love them, especially the roses.
Legging here are so pricey so this would be nice to save some cash!

If you ever have time, please do a tutorial!
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« Reply #8 on: January 24, 2011 09:13:56 PM »

WOW, so cute!
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« Reply #9 on: January 25, 2011 08:03:53 AM »

oooh cool! I love the ones with diagonal stripes the best!  Grin
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