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Posted on:2/25/12 9:26 AM
Last Updated:2/25/12 9:31 AM


Review Rating: Very Helpful by 8 people   
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MNBarb said...
Thanks everyone! The pattern says the upper waistband of shorts should fall 3/4 inch below the natural waist. I have an 11" rise and they fall 3 inches below my natural waist. I decided to make them as-is for a lower rise. It worked.
2/27/12 7:27 AM
Raye Ann said...
Love the shorts!! They really look fantastic. Like maybe the shorts I have been waiting for;).
2/26/12 11:53 PM
Mushywear said...
What a great looking pair of shorts! Your top stitching is flawless, and I love how you added the pockets. I was worried the waist was pretty low, but it doesn't look too bad. Do you like where the waist sits? I plan to make this pattern soon, what a timely review. Thanks!
2/26/12 8:12 PM
Lynn67 said...
Those look great! Your pockets are awesome and the fit is impressive.
2/26/12 10:18 AM
pdiddly said...
wonderful looking pants and great tip on the crayon marking (would never have thought of this)
2/26/12 7:44 AM
FreyaStark said...
Very smart. You've made some great shorts.
2/26/12 4:52 AM
lamstu said...
Really excellent shorts. The details are perfect, and well-sewn too.
2/25/12 11:14 PM
Knitz said...
Very nice -- love your added details!
2/25/12 7:16 PM
Christas said...
These are PERFECT! Your fitting skills have definitely paid off. What a fantastic pair of shorts on you. They look great on you!
2/25/12 3:28 PM
EleanorSews said...
If this is not perfection, it is the very next best thing!
2/25/12 12:45 PM
marec said...
Superb!
2/25/12 12:32 PM
Heatherrique said...
Cool looking shorts with lovely details!
2/25/12 11:48 AM
persevering said...
Your shorts are fabulous and so is the review! Thank you.
2/25/12 11:14 AM
SewWil said...
Love your shorts! They should be the picture on the pattern envelope. Great job!
2/25/12 10:45 AM
ArtAttack said...
Great shorts! Super detailing...they look very professional
2/25/12 10:26 AM
Patti B said...
I love this style of shorts after the addition of your pockets. TNT for sure!
2/25/12 9:59 AM
norie creates said...
These are gorgeous! I like your version better than the illustration!
2/25/12 9:49 AM
 
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