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DIY elastic waist shorts

Added Aug 4, 2012

by ebbs

Markham, Canada






so I made these shorts yesterday night…. haha
the pattern and design was made from scratch and the fabric was from my mom
it’s really easy to make and the waistband is obviously elastic.. I tend to do well with elastic haha
I find that it’s a staple piece to have in your wardrobe.. elastic waist shorts

and they’re super cute




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    Aug 6, 2012, 11.38 AMby Lily H-T

    great idea, never have thought of using elastic. They don’t look difficult to make so a perfect project for a novice like me!!!!!!!!

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      Aug 6, 2012, 06.54 PMby ebbs

      I’m glad you like it ^^
      haha it’s really easy to make.. and it can be finished the day you start

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    Aug 4, 2012, 09.28 AMby Mary Athey

    Fab job on the shorts x

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      Aug 5, 2012, 02.41 AMby ebbs

      thank you :]

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    Aug 4, 2012, 05.55 AMby iheartkristin

    Omg I’ve been planning to make these exact same type of shorts except black fabric with thicker elastic. I didn’t know how they would turn out but now I know theyll turn out good. Super cute! Nice job chica!

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      Aug 5, 2012, 02.41 AMby ebbs

      haha you should totally do it, anything with an elastic waistband will look good :]
      it’ll look super cute, i’d love to see the finished product
      and thanks ^^

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