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« on: September 12, 2005 07:17:18 AM »

a pair of jeans i found (pepe) and the darker ones are my daughters old jeans. good thing i keep clothes Smiley
http://www.pixpond.com/09/home made 042.jpg

removing stiches wasnt as bad as i thought
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the front came out fine for me
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the back, i cant get the crotch section to lay flat. when i try the skirt on i have like a little pluck that sticks
out in the back where the crotch was. ANYBODY KNOW HOW TO MAKE THIS SMOOTH WITHOUT CUTTING?

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« Reply #1 on: September 12, 2005 12:44:44 PM »

With the pucker in the back the only thing I have found to work is to undo that seam all the way to the yoke and re-sew it.
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« Reply #2 on: September 13, 2005 04:36:58 AM »

With the pucker in the back the only thing I have found to work is to undo that seam all the way to the yoke and re-sew it.

and i thought doing the same thing-just was a little lazy i guess, but it does make sense. THANK YOU Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: September 14, 2005 01:32:13 PM »

Great Job for a 1st attempt! Wow!
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