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tailormade underwear

Added Nov 20, 2011

by martinK

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Description

it was fun to draw the pattern for this set of underwear. Beside this boxershorts I made two different slips.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Men
Garment Type
Lingerie/Undergarments
Material
Knits/Jersey

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    May 13, 2012, 09.26 PMby JPGagnon

    Good job!

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    Jan 24, 2012, 10.17 PMby wardrobe-cat

    They look sooooo comfortable. My son will be interested…

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      Jan 25, 2012, 08.07 AMby martinK

      yes they are.

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      Jan 25, 2012, 01.17 PMby wardrobe-cat

      Great work. What kind of knit is it?

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      Jan 25, 2012, 04.35 PMby martinK

      its a kind of microfiver, but you can better use a high quality 100% cotton jersey or a jersey with 2-5% lycra/ elastan.

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      Jan 26, 2012, 12.45 AMby wardrobe-cat

      Thankyou. Will keep an eye out at my local fabric shop. I have a feeling that he won’t care all that much as long as it’s ORANGE. ;)

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    Nov 21, 2011, 03.41 PMby elguanche

    Great job!!!

    Did you use the white book of Müller or is there any other stuff about underwear made by the Müller system?

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      Nov 21, 2011, 04.49 PMby martinK

      thanks, I used the book " hemden schnitttechnik", Nachtwäsche, Hausmäntel Unterwäsche, Trainingsanzüge von Müller & Sohn

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      Nov 21, 2011, 06.34 PMby elguanche

      japps! Thats the one, on which I refered!

      Great! :)

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    Nov 21, 2011, 01.55 PMby indiana-scout

    Have to say your a very brave man for modeling your underwear LOL. You have done a really lovely job and it is refreshing seeing people make there own underwear, why pay for a label when you can have a one of that is totally bespoke? … think I may just have to try it with my boys :)

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      Nov 21, 2011, 03.15 PMby martinK

      you are right, creating your own label is just fun, so I am happy that my machine can stitch letters. To get the right elastic isn’t easy, so I did it in the old fashion manner: to put the elastic in the upper edge.
      succes! Martin

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    Nov 21, 2011, 03.25 AMby kelepso

    Very nice! Did you use a pattern?

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      Nov 21, 2011, 09.39 AMby martinK

      thank you!
      the pattern is selfmade, I used the drawing system Muller&Sohn from the Rundschau Verlag, Germany.
      like your creations, too.

      Martin

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    Nov 20, 2011, 11.41 PMby jennyrecorder

    I love the idea of bespoke underwear, you have inspired me to make some for my husband, they look great.

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    Nov 20, 2011, 09.47 PMby Gurtlamorous

    great fit :P

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