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Monday, October 4, 2010

Jalie in Stripes

Yay, more stripe matching practice! I made this Jalie t-shirt once before for Peter with a dragon stencil. Last time I slimmed it two sizes compared to the height according to his measurements. It fit well, but maybe a little too well. This time I traced the next height size up (anticipating some increase in height this year!) and didn't slim it. Maybe it's a little too baggy now. I can't decide. His bulky pants don't help the look, though.

The sidelong glance...

Pattern: Jalie #2918 (toddler through men's sizes).
Fabric: Chez Ami interlock.


5 comments:

  1. Looks good, with plenty of grow room!

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  2. He'll grow into it fast enough! It looks good.

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  3. nice to see the stripes! i just got some stripey fabric for myself and am contemplating the neckband... i like you you did yours!

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  4. So hard to choose between "fitting well now" and getting more wear out of an item as they grow into it! My oldest has already outgrown the jeans I made that fit her perfectly in May... so sad!

    Every time I see striped shirts I think how nice they are... but somehow I never feel drawn to striped fabric. Weird.

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