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I Made Shorts

Sometimes there is another website that just makes you drool. One that you religiously check daily and swoon over everything they do.

For me that website is MADE:

I love this site and wish I could be as talented and creative as Dana.

So this week I tried one of her patterns. I am not a pattern maker because I just would never have the time and ability to work out the measurements. I am in great awe of anyone who can make such amazing things and on top of that create a pattern for them.

I used this pattern:

I added in the pockets from her Kids Pants with Pockets tutorial:

And we have C2's new shorts:

Till Next time!

Creat something!



Michelle L. said…
The shorts are adorable, and those are THE cutest pictures! You can tell he likes wearing them.
Chameleon Girls said…
Great job- the shorts are so cute.
Unknown said…
I've had my eye on this pattern too, great to see you've made some, they look fantastic!
BluBabesCreate said…
Thanks for the compliment! You're welcome to follow along.
Amy said…
I totally agree. Made is an awesome site!! I wish I could sew half as good as Dana! You did an awesome job on those shorts! I have wanted to make a pair for my son, but just haven't gotten around to doing it yet. Thanks for sharing yours!

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