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Husbands jeans becomes wifes dress

Added Nov 9, 2011

by ilbentzen

Hamar, Norway

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Description

Measured hips, waiste and breast and made a 4-piece pattern out of this. To make the dress fine around the breast, I just sewed in a rubberband.

Material Notes

Husbands jeans

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Casual
Material
Denim

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    Nov 17, 2011, 01.41 PMby wildflower31

    I love this idea. i make my husband give me all the jeans he no longer wants, I now have a stock pile, but no ideas, will try this one day.

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      Feb 14, 2012, 12.37 AMby ilbentzen

      yeah…had to try something else other than purses and pillows

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    Nov 16, 2011, 12.16 AMby Virajita

    Great job, will try this soon

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      Feb 14, 2012, 12.37 AMby ilbentzen

      thanks a lot

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    Nov 12, 2011, 07.37 AMby Andrea Delesdernier

    Great job.

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    Nov 10, 2011, 08.30 PMby bjr99

    What a great use of jeans! I love being able to recycle.

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      Feb 14, 2012, 12.39 AMby ilbentzen

      yes, it give a little bit more meaning other than throwing usable clothes

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    Nov 10, 2011, 06.39 AMby olac

    Looks great!

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      Feb 14, 2012, 12.36 AMby ilbentzen

      thank you :-)

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