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Date: 6/6/12 10:19 AM

I am sewing for my 2 yr old grandaughter.Wanting to use butonhole elastic.Any advice or tips?I bought the elastic but no instructions.
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Date: 6/6/12 10:08 PM

You will want a casing for the back waist, with openings in the sideseams (inside of garment only) for the elastic to come out at the sides. You sew a button in the inside of the waistband, just in front of the openings. I think the easiest thing to do is examine a RTW garment with buttonhole elastic-- which a lot of children's clothes does have!

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