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Capris altered into Shorts

Added Jul 15, 2008

by Amberla Hickman

Los Angeles, Cal...

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Description

These capris were not flattering, what with the bell shape at the calf. PLUS there was tight elastic and drawstring holes at the waist. So I cut them into shorts, and removed the elastic and drawstring holes. Voila! :)

Material Notes

existing black stretch cotton capris

Difficulty

Novice

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    Nov 11, 2008, 08.39 PMby Amberla Hickman

    Yep, just took the waistline a tad shorter than the holes. Thanks! :)

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    Jul 20, 2008, 11.41 AMby princessfashionista

    how did you remove the holes? just snipped them off? anyhow, another great reconstruct!

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    Jul 17, 2008, 08.10 PMby carlatv

    Nice work.

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    Jul 16, 2008, 01.23 AMby emmastaf

    Big improvement! The new version looks great. I’ve never understood the cropped-yet-flared look…

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