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Struggle with fitting pants
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Date: 7/11/13 9:27 AM

I just want to give a big thanks to Jan (jtink) for helping me with my struggle to get a pair of pants that fit yesterday.

I had made a muslin of the Connie Crawford's jean pattern and Jan helped me with notes and pinning and marking. I have to say that pattern really makes my butt look wide. When I looked in the mirror, I was really shocked. Anyway, out of sight out of mind, as they say. Of course I don't really think I am going to get that view out of my head any time soon.

We had a great time talking and Jan fixed lunch, something that was above and beyond the call of duty. It was a great day thanks to Jan. It is wonderful to have someone to lend you a hand when you need it.

It is a mystery to me how anyone can alter a pattern without help though. I do have a lot to learn. Thanks again Jan.

Cheers,
Chris

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Date: 7/11/13 2:51 PM

:D Thanks for sharing. Both of you!

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