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New Patterns from Tie Dye Diva – Potato Chip Shorts and Pants and Open Back Top

Two new sewing patterns hot in the shop! First up, Potato Chip Shorts and Pants pattern for boys and girls has everything you love about our popular Potato Chip Skirt pattern but in shorts and pants! Flat front, elastic back, and inset pockets – plus other goodies like back yoke, decorative flap ‘pockets’ and optional … Continue reading “New Patterns from Tie Dye Diva – Potato Chip Shorts and Pants and Open Back Top”

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Using Buttonhole / Adjustable Elastic in the Potato Chip Skirt or other patterns

The Potato Chip Skirt pattern has a flat front and elastic back, plus separate waistband, so it’s a perfect candidate for adjustable “buttonhole” elastic to accommodate a growing child or a child whose waist size you aren’t sure of. You can use this adjustable waistband technique in this tutorial in any pants, shorts, or skirt … Continue reading “Using Buttonhole / Adjustable Elastic in the Potato Chip Skirt or other patterns”