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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 11-2010-146 (Jeans)

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Posted on:12/14/12 8:04 AM


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usbeckers said... (1/1/13 12:37 PM) Reply
Great job.
wildbluestarz said... (12/23/12 10:59 PM) Reply
Way cute! Great job.
Quickie said... (12/22/12 10:21 AM) Reply
Sturdy man in his jeans. You can be proud
velosewer said... (12/18/12 5:21 PM) Reply
What a great mum. These pants rock.
cowgirlbb said... (12/18/12 3:12 PM) Reply
What a super MOM!!!
Blooms said... (12/16/12 6:01 AM) Reply
Hello CynthiaSue, I don't have a tutorial to make the waistband adjustable. I did put a little more detail in a previous post (http://sewblooms.blogspot.com.au/2011/11/denim-skirt.html). Basically, I split the inner waistband into 3 parts. A short part on the left and right fronts and a third longer part that makes up the remaining length. When I seam these 3 parts together I leave a gap in the seams, so that I can thread elastic through. Sometimes I use plain elastic and stitch it down to the waistband at the right length. For these, I used adjustable buttonhole elastic, so I sewed a button just past each of the seam openings and secured the button hole elastic to the button at the right length.
hme75 said... (12/14/12 7:57 PM) Reply
I saw these on your blog and I love them. It's got me thinking that perhaps my first try at jeans should be a pair for one of my girls. Thanks for the review!
CynthiaSue said... (12/14/12 1:21 PM) Reply
These are awesome. $100 I bet in the kids section of any designer store! The inside looks so professional. Is there a tutorial anywhere that tells you how to make them adjustable? Like in ottobre or something?
RadarRadiance said... (12/14/12 10:50 AM) Reply
What a fantastic job, they rock!!! on your son.
 
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