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Pattern Reviews> Kwik Sew> 2257 (Men's Pajama Shorts/Pants)

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Reviewed by:carolw

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Posted on:1/5/04 7:57 PM
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Jay Cadiramen said... (7/10/04 5:05 PM) Reply
I agree with you: the casing method is a poor comparison to the ziz-zag and then turn and stitch method. Once I tried the zig-zag and turn and stitch method, I have used it on all the patterns that call for elasticised waistbands since. Why fumble with a casing when you can end up with a waistband that will never roll!?
grepef said... (1/31/04 2:22 PM) Reply
I love this pattern, too. I have made several of the boxers and pajama bottoms. Like you, I don't do the elastic in the casing but use the sew-though kind on the waistband. DH loves them. I would say that the boxers are kind of wide legged, better for sleeping in rather than use as underwear.
cindyann said... (1/6/04 9:31 AM) Reply
Very cute Carol. This really is a great pattern. My DH loves it in a knit.
Sammie said... (1/6/04 4:40 AM) Reply
Thanks for a very helpful review. It's always good to know that a pattern works well when you want to sew a gift - I'm going to add this one to my stash. The shorts look nice on your husband.
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