Added May 11, 2011
My old office dress was transformed into a pair of trousers for my toddler. When he grew, I changed the trousers into shorts and added a bit of length at the top so that his little bits wouldn’t be too tight! The image shown is the final product as shorts :-)
I blogged about it at:
Dress to trousers part 1
Dress to trousers part 2
Extending the trousers to shorts
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