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Posted on:8/24/08 4:07 AM
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Lisa Laree said... (8/26/08 9:14 AM) Reply
I remember when these went around the fashion cycle in the 70's...Erma Bombeck reportedly did an hysterical piece on trying to put them on. I've got the pattern in the stash...loungewear, someday... ;)
QuickFade said... (8/24/08 3:25 PM) Reply
When you sit down or walk in the wind, do your legs show? If so, how far up do they show? I have been wanting to make these for years.
madhatter said... (8/24/08 1:19 PM) Reply
supercute! :) this is just what I was looking for for next summer.
DorothyK said... (8/24/08 12:20 PM) Reply
What a fun pair of pants. I need to make them! Thanks for the review.
sewtime said... (8/24/08 11:29 AM) Reply
Looks like I need to make these pants! You did a good job!
Kellie R. said... (8/24/08 9:56 AM) Reply
Fantastic! What a great choice for your travels! The cheesecloth works so well for these!
julie w said... (8/24/08 9:30 AM) Reply
I've made this pattern too, no real fitting required and very comfortable to wear. They look good in cheese cloth.
 
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