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« on: January 21, 2014 03:26:25 PM »

So I bought a pair of grey/Taupe cords, but they were tighter in the calves then I like. So I thought I'd do this to them.

Well in my wisdom, I cut the front of one leg up to the knee, and the back of the other leg.
So my question is now what? I'd like to keep them as pants
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« Reply #1 on: January 21, 2014 03:46:47 PM »

do the same cut in both legs, then fancy stitch up the back of them like with ribbon or something and the lacy thing in the front, if you keep it simple in the back or in a shade of the same colour could be awesome!
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« Reply #2 on: January 21, 2014 04:06:08 PM »

I would say the same, do the same to both legs and lace up the back and ruffle the fronts! Good luck and let us know what you did!
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« Reply #3 on: January 22, 2014 12:32:36 PM »

Ditto!  And please, please, please post pictures when you're done!
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« Reply #4 on: January 22, 2014 01:41:40 PM »

Thanks for the advice, I will do that , I didn't even think of cutting up both sides front and back,
I'm glad I asked
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« Reply #5 on: February 06, 2014 02:02:18 PM »

Those are awesome! I might try to figure out how to do this!
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« Reply #6 on: March 23, 2014 09:46:55 AM »

those came out -really- cool! good work!
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« Reply #7 on: July 15, 2014 03:58:01 PM »

Really beautiful. I must find a pair of pants to do this too.
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