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[IP] My little black dress idea Worked!!
email @ redacted (chris parsons) wrote:
i think i remember reading that miss america, the one with the insulin
pump, wears it attached to her thigh with some sort of elastic garter
like device when she is in a situation like you describe.
T1 82 pump 99
On May 5th and 6th I wrote:
Tomorrow I am mother of the First Communion boy and I am wearing a light
green (no pocket) dress made with extremely thin material. I wore a similar
dress a few years ago and had problems with what I had done. Three years ago
I used wide ace bandage and wrapped it in that but it kept falling down.
This year I made a contraption that is sorta like a garter belt. For all
sewing I did a few minor tacks then really sewed it with a machine. I have
bought a yard of one inch no roll elastic and sewed a buckle on one end.
This is my waist band.
Half way around my back and half way around my front I have 3/4 inch no roll
elastic sewed to the waist band.
I then attached each of these long strips to a 18 inch piece of something
that looks like soft bias tape but it has snaps on it. I put the pump on
this like it would be a belt around the waist and plan on locating the pump
in between my legs so it will not be seen.
THIS DID WORK! The snapped bias tape comfortably held the pump to my leg and
did not cause the "ring" like knee highs do. The 'Garters" kept the pump
I have used the Thigh thing before and it slid down my pantihose. I also
purposely stayed away from velcro because it tears up pantyhose sometimes.
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