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yellowblanket
« Reply #20 on: May 02, 2006 07:36:01 AM »

ooh...i love those! they look really comfy Smiley

for the ribbon waistband did you just fold over a really wide ribbon and then string a thinner one through?
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« Reply #21 on: May 02, 2006 04:00:28 PM »

ribbon casings are really easy. you turn under 3/8 in. on the outside then pin on a wide ( 7/8 or 1in.) ribbon. top stitch very close to the top and bottom. leave openings for the front. then sew skinny ribbon to eleastic if you want. i did. I am going to make a matching pair for my daughter so I will make a tut and add a link to it here. I will get on that soon.
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« Reply #22 on: May 04, 2006 08:55:23 AM »

So is this still ongoing? I need to put together some more belly dancing pants, basically the same sort of thing . . . . .
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« Reply #23 on: May 04, 2006 05:16:50 PM »

So is this still ongoing? I need to put together some more belly dancing pants, basically the same sort of thing . . . . .

sure, go ahead and post pix Smiley the more the merrier!
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« Reply #24 on: May 05, 2006 04:05:37 AM »

ohh - so I can join in then! Grin  - i have just made my first pair (well still have to buy the elastic I forgot) and really want to show off the fabric but am embaressed to put a beginner basic thing on the main board! piccies tomorrow!
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« Reply #25 on: June 04, 2006 07:57:50 AM »

Can any of you suggest a very easy pattern for pajama bottoms?  I've made a few things, but never pants.  I want to make some pj bottoms for  myself and my daughter.  Thanks
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« Reply #26 on: June 09, 2006 09:13:25 AM »

y'know, I really want to do this but I havent got a machine, making a pattern should be easy enough, I can measure my thigh. Then make a  straight leg pattern, maybe go in a bit towards the end. Then add elastic at the waist. I might hand sew but I'm not sure yet.
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« Reply #27 on: June 09, 2006 02:48:35 PM »

Can any of you suggest a very easy pattern for pajama bottoms?  I've made a few things, but never pants.  I want to make some pj bottoms for  myself and my daughter.  Thanks

probably the easiest way to create a pattern is to take a pair of pj pants or sweatpants that fit you, turn them inside out and then cut fabric pieces that match up in size and shape with the legs of the pants. to figure out where to sew, just follow the pants you've got in front of you! Smiley good luck!
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« Reply #28 on: June 21, 2006 01:02:24 PM »

im not sure if i could still join but im going 2 post my picture anyways.these were the 1st ones i ever made..there a little long..i think i need to hem them again*sorry i dont have a close up of the material but it has stripes and hearts on it(my cameras lighting is not working right)





oh my gosh, my aunt has wallpaper in that exact pattern! just put on a tee with ducks on it and youll blend into her walls.


 
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« Reply #29 on: July 20, 2006 07:46:18 PM »

i made these pants like a week or two ago. they were my first pair and i didn't use a pattern. the legs at the bottom are a little wide, but they are really comfy!




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haha, 3 yards of this fabric for $1 a yard so $3! I just had to get it and i love purple, so i was happy. they took like 30 minutes to make and i love them!

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