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« on: September 10, 2008 07:45:15 PM »

So after watching FN MTV Premieres a few weeks ago, I really, desperately want a jumpsuit like the one Katy Perry wore:


I tried looking for a pattern for something like this, but to no avail.

How would you go about making one? I do have sewing skills, not so much as drafting an actual pattern, but I can measure and cut out pieces.

=) thank youu.

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« Reply #1 on: September 11, 2008 08:33:53 AM »

::looks at the big floral print. has major high school flashbacks::

Go vintage my friend. Late 70's and early 80's all kinds of jumpers were trendy. Try Etsy, Ebay & (your best bet) thrift stores for a jumper pattern. Modifying for the diagonal zipper will be less of a challenge once you have a jumper pattern.
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« Reply #2 on: September 11, 2008 10:21:40 AM »

You might also want to search for the terms "romper" or "shortalls".

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« Reply #3 on: September 15, 2008 09:34:14 PM »

Darn you Katy Perry and your catchy sexual songs and awesome clothes...

The only thing I can think of is finding a pattern for a shirt like the top of her romper, then a pattern for shorts like the bottom of her jumper, then sewing them together... if that makes sense!

Good luck!

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« Reply #4 on: January 30, 2009 12:48:02 AM »

sooo i realize that this topic is rather old now and i don't know if anyone is checking it anymore, but imyourpresent at etsy makes super cute rompers somewhat like this, and she actually also uses a floral occasionally that is like this one.  i love her stuff so much!  anyways, you can find her at www.imyourpresent.etsy.com  Enjoy!

I'm looking to trade for kawaii Japanese fabric or cabochons!  PM me if you're interested!

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