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    • MYO: Bra

      Hair conditioner/detangler for kids-undie-bra.jpg Caught without a bit of support? Need a bra in a pinch? Convert an under the butt nut hut, into an over the shoulder boulder holder!
      I know this seems rather amusing, but in all honesty, this really does make a fast, comfy bra. In addition, it makes a pretty funny gag gift as well. A few things you should know-

      Hair conditioner/detangler for kids-bra-2.jpg
      To figure out what size underwear you need for your correct bra size, you simply match the waist size of a pair of mens briefs with your bra size. If you wear a size 34 bra, you would use Men's Medium 32-34. A size 36 bra would be a Mens Large It's that simple- really!

      This works wonderfully if you need to customize a bra to fit under an article of clothing, a summer dress, a halter top, etc. These can be made in multiple colors as cotton blend undies dye very easily. Not too mention- they're VERY comfy!

      Here are some cutting guidelines for various styles of bras including scoop neck, v-neck, and a backless bra.

      Hair conditioner/detangler for kids-underwearbra-reg.jpg Hair conditioner/detangler for kids-bra-front-reg.jpg
      The front of the underwear is actually the BACK of the Bra Guidelines for Cutting Front of Bra (on the backside of the underwear)

      Poem #1

      I bought these tighty whities for my hubby,
      who wore them with pride,
      but was never able to locate the laundry room
      so they could be washed & dried.

      So, I used my imagination,
      and a pair of sharp shears too.
      I figured if they could hold up his "family jewels"
      they could support my "girls" too!
      (C) By Liss Burnell


      I wanted to get you a lovely gift,
      I thought this up with unusual swift-
      It occurred to me that I could keep your girls from being juggled,
      By simply trimming the front where his plums are smuggled!
      (C)by Liss Burnell

      I stole my husbands under the butt Nut hut
      to make you this over the shoulder boulder holder!

      Here's another Poem to go along with this:

      I pick up his dirty clothes
      'Cause he can't seem to do it.
      This time, you see, I had some fun
      Before he even knew it!

      If he can't take care of his things
      Then I'll just make them mine,
      So I took a pair of scissors
      And a little bit of time,

      and I made a handy dandy bra!
      It's soft and comfy, too!
      And when he dropped another pair
      I made this one for you!
      (C) By Kelli

      Alternatively, you can also Cut V-necks:

      Hair conditioner/detangler for kids-front-v-neck.jpg

      Scoop Neck Bras:
      Hair conditioner/detangler for kids-scoopneckbra.jpg

      Backless Bras:
      Hair conditioner/detangler for kids-backlessbra.jpg

      And Yes, to answer your most Frequently asked Questions- that REALLY was a pair of underwear, SEE!:

      Hair conditioner/detangler for kids-yes-underwear.jpg
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      Comments 26 Comments
      1. gg1204's Avatar
        gg1204 -
        That is such a cool idea. Whoever thought of that is so clever. You go girl!!!!!
      1. lzmalaubang's Avatar
        lzmalaubang -
        This is a good idea for gag gift, i like it.
      1. pjcamp1106's Avatar
        pjcamp1106 -
        how supportive are they? would have never of thought of this.....think i might stay with my walmart 10 dallor bras
      1. FreebieQueen's Avatar
        FreebieQueen -
        They're actually surprisingly supportive, but I think it would depend on what kind of underwear you're making them from. The V-Neck one at the bottom was the most supportive, but then again, it was also the right "size".
      1. yummie's Avatar
        yummie -
        this is the cutest idea. I have been wanting a bra to wear around the house so think that I will give this a try.
      1. Grammy Gala's Avatar
        Grammy Gala -
        Cute Idea. Never would've thought of this!
      1. sharona's Avatar
        sharona -
        How clever!!! making bras out of men's whity tidy's.Who would of thought!
      1. Mrsbear's Avatar
        Mrsbear -
        Love this! I have a pair of queens so I am skeptical that that will stand on guard for me butt I will give it the old heave ho and report on the result. Thought I had heard everything.
      1. DIYtosave's Avatar
        DIYtosave -
        Full breif or mid rise? Need a 38...
      1. burrkitty's Avatar
        burrkitty -
        This looks so fun although I have to say that I would be buying new to try it with. My beloved doesn't wear this style!
      1. Ketsyc's Avatar
        Ketsyc -
        lol...I so love this site. I CAN'T WAIT TO TRY THIS. Unless you have sensitivities to latex, and similar materials you would never believe how hard it is to find a bra in 100% cotton! This makes the cut!
      1. DebsDollars's Avatar
        DebsDollars -
        Love this! I've got to make these for my daughters! I'm sure they will be a hit.
      1. lesliegriffin93's Avatar
        lesliegriffin93 -
        My Girls won't fit in a bra like that, but I love this idea!! Besides my hubby doesn't wear tighty whiteys!!!
      1. MrsHaggerty's Avatar
        MrsHaggerty -
        Anyone who has tried this: Do they stretch out after a couple uses? I notice after some use my husbands undergarment gets looser and 'baggier' does this happen when they are turned into bras as well, or does it stay ..well..up-lifting?
      1. McSurf's Avatar
        McSurf -
        Need something like this to wear under night gown when my grandsons come to visit! Modest, but comfy!
      1. freddatoot's Avatar
        freddatoot -
        love this idea,any pullover is better than those peskie hooks,that always seem to get bent over time,in the washer and dryer
      1. mdurkin's Avatar
        mdurkin -
        I love this idea and it's very creative. Talk about re-purposing! I can't wait to try it, thanks!
      1. pm13312's Avatar
        pm13312 -
        Would make great sleep bra.
      1. KattsBug68's Avatar
        KattsBug68 -
        I LOVE this. But I don't think my "ladies" would be supported enough. I am a DD.
      1. ang521's Avatar
        ang521 -
        Hilariously clever. I have never been much of a tighty - whitey fan before, but I guess this under-attire accompanied by a comfy set of Joe boxers is a perfect weekend lounger. Who knew? Gotta try it. Thanks-

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