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« on: May 22, 2010 09:29:25 PM »

you'll need :
                Measure like you are going to make long shorts for your doll. Here, a poppet has volunteered

You'll need 2 pieces cut for the pantaloons, and 2 pieces of contrast for the casing. I used pink 1.5"x8"

Hem the bottom of the legs.

place and stitch the contrast along the bottom,

 fold in half, and sew along the ( in this case) top of the casing.

 place the pants right sides together and sew 1 of the curved sides.

Stitch the casing for the waist elastic by folding down the top part of the pants far enough for the elastic.

Put in the elastic and stitch the other curved side.

now add the elastic for the legs.

 You can pin one elastic edge, or tack it with thread.

Now you can stitch the crotch seam.
Trim the threads and slip your poppet's new pantaloons on!

This has, oddly, taken hours to post.
Hopefully it makes sense, cause its after midnight, and I think I've gone blind in one eye. Not sure which one either!

I apologize for the blurryness of some pictures. It was nearly midnight when i took them, and the kitchen has terrible lighting.


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« Reply #1 on: May 23, 2010 06:17:01 AM »

Cool thanks for the tut. I love poppet pantaloons So cute thanks again.

So many ideas so little time. Will I ever get them all done?
« Reply #2 on: May 23, 2010 07:28:08 PM »

I think you did an excellent job!! Thanks so much...and your pics weren't blurry!! Hope you can now see out both of your eyes... Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: May 24, 2010 07:21:02 AM »

makes sense to me and I think it will for anyone else who has made poppet pants of some sort. Smiley
« Reply #4 on: June 11, 2010 10:30:24 PM »

Just wanted to let you know I made some seriously cute pantaloons for my poppet with this tute...I'll have to post a pic for you to see. I just love how you add that piece of contrasting fabric for the elastic to go inside of....tooo cool!!
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