La môme caoutchouc

Added Feb 22, 2011

by nettevivante

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Description

Inspired by the fantastical mme caoutchouc, that is the elastic woman in Jean-Pierre Jeunet’s movie ‘Micmacs’, I made these high waisted black velvet shorts with suspenders.
I just loved how cute they looked, though I definitely cannot twist my body in that way (that is also why I did not need to use elastic fabric)! :)

Now all I need is an occasion to wear these…hmm… :D

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Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring
For
Women
Garment Type
Shorts
Style
Bohemian, Romantic, Vintage
Material
Velvet

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    Mar 16, 2011, 05.31 PMby Jordan Dent

    simply love it. Jordan

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    Feb 24, 2011, 10.48 AMby u120418

    They are very cute!

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    Feb 24, 2011, 05.05 AMby eddalind

    These are great! As for needing an occasion to wear them I would personally wear them all the time

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    Feb 23, 2011, 09.22 PMby smallfire

    Looks really good on you. I tried this before with a high waisted version. It just makes me look fat but not on you though. Good job! Watched Amelie. Now, I have to watch Micmacs. Thank you for the recommendation. ^^

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    Feb 23, 2011, 07.48 PMby BlancheOfArts

    Great outfit, awesome pants! :)

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    Feb 23, 2011, 03.35 PMby lennert

    Adorable!

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    Feb 23, 2011, 03.08 PMby xanray

    Absolutely adorable.

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    Feb 23, 2011, 01.25 PMby asperge11

    i love it, wear them all the time :)

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      Feb 23, 2011, 06.46 PMby nettevivante

      hihi…thank you! :)

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    Feb 23, 2011, 01.05 PMby foxyminx70

    je adore. xxxxxxxxxxxxx

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    Feb 23, 2011, 11.40 AMby bekaem

    You can wear this at absolutely any occasion, if you ask me. I like your shoes as well.

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      Feb 23, 2011, 06.47 PMby nettevivante

      thank you bekaem! :)

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    Feb 23, 2011, 10.48 AMby marrrija

    Just love it! :)

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    Feb 23, 2011, 08.57 AMby mixtlii

    The whole outfit is so cute! I love it!

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