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This Modern Love

Added Mar 12, 2014

by lejditea

Beograd, Serbia






♫ ♪ This Modern Love

When I saw the pattern for these shorts in Burda Easy S/S 2012 I knew I had to get my hands on it.. That was the easiest part, finding the right fabric took me a whole year.. Then one day I stumbled upon this navy cotton fabric with a floral print, only about 50-60cm long, which was perfect for this project..

While sewing the shorts I didn’t make any changes, just followed the main idea.. It was easy to make, including scallops :) Since I mainly make dresses, sewing shorts was a nice change..




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    May 14, 2014, 09.52 PMby Byanka Ayala

    These are a must have in my closet! To bad the pattern is not in english.

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      May 15, 2014, 10.29 AMby lejditea

      thanks :) you can make these with any other pattern for shorts.. just add scallop edge ;)
      I have a German issue of the magazine, and I know only a few words to recognize.. if you have sewing experience, it’s easy to figure out how to sew it all together.. plus, because it’s Burda Easy, every pattern has illustrated instructions :) you can’t make a mistake :)

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      Jul 12, 2014, 01.21 PMby purplefan

      If you are willing to purchase the English issue on Ebay, you are set!

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    Mar 15, 2014, 01.30 PMby nadia r

    love the shorts and scallops :D

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      Mar 16, 2014, 09.37 AMby lejditea

      thank you :) without scallops it wouldn’t be so cute :)

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    Mar 13, 2014, 06.49 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Very nice! Love it ♥ I have made one myself :) and congrats on being featured!!

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      Mar 14, 2014, 04.31 PMby lejditea

      thank you :)

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    Mar 12, 2014, 10.34 PMby kisses

    Nice fabric and very edgy shorts

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      Mar 13, 2014, 09.35 AMby lejditea

      thank you :)

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    Mar 12, 2014, 09.59 PMby efh1687

    these look so good!!!

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      Mar 13, 2014, 09.35 AMby lejditea

      thanks :)

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    Mar 12, 2014, 08.30 PMby liliv-1

    Wonderful fabric choise!

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      Mar 13, 2014, 09.35 AMby lejditea

      thank you :)

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    Mar 12, 2014, 07.27 PMby Mokara

    This one goes on ‘gotta have these’ list :) very nice, great fabric!

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      Mar 13, 2014, 09.34 AMby lejditea

      thank you :) I recommend this pattern, but if you don’t have it, you can always use some other simple shorts pattern and just add scalloped edge..

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    Mar 12, 2014, 06.44 PMby Bbtiny

    I sure like these shorts and this fabric is awsome! Great work!

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      Mar 13, 2014, 09.30 AMby lejditea

      thank you :)

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