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Topic: green, semi-gaucho pants from 4XL t shirt!  (Read 1878 times)
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« on: May 10, 2006 05:55:11 PM »

Good evening! Just wanted to show off the super-comfy pants I made last weekend. Maybe they're not wide enough to be called gauchos, but eh! Here they are:

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v368/hjhnsn/IMG_0440.jpg

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v368/hjhnsn/IMG_0439.jpg

They're made from a 4XL men's t shirt that I got at Wal-mart for about $6.  The ribbon (drawstring) is also from Wal-mart... It's pink with green polka-dots if you can't see from the pictures. Wink

I used this tutorial: http://community.livejournal.com/t_shirt_surgery/3929025.html?#cutid1:t-shirt%20pants  and I can recommend it. Very easy to follow.

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« Reply #1 on: May 10, 2006 06:27:39 PM »

Whudda thunk that you could make pants from a tshirt!  I love this idea a lot--hubby has lots of XL tshirts that he doesn't wear anymore! Cute on you and fun colors, too!  Thanks for the link--it really explained how to do it! Can't wait to post mine!!
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« Reply #2 on: May 11, 2006 08:01:23 AM »

i think they're great!  they look so comfy, and i love the ribbon, that is a nice touch.
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