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Old 03-13-2007, 07:05 PM   #576
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I always thought that seam was open to form a pocket to put in a pad, as I described above. Never used them that way though because of course the cotton would then get all icked up. I'm sure some adult told me when I was younger that's what that was for.

Someone please come along and say I wasn't the only one thinking that.
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Old 03-13-2007, 07:07 PM   #577
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Someone please come along and say I wasn't the only one thinkin that.
I really, really, really wish I could do that for you.

But yeah, if you put sumthin' in there, you'd still ruin the panties... so IF (as you claim!) someone told you that, I think they were guessing and not totally thinking it through.

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I always thought that seam was open to form a pocket to put in a you know what, as I described above. Never used them that way though because of course the cotton would then get all icked up. I'm sure some adult told me when I was younger that's what that was for.

Someone please come along and say I wasn't the only one thinking that.
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Old 03-13-2007, 07:09 PM   #579
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I always thought (to be totaly honest) that it was...air flow. Circulation.
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All my seams are sewn up. Every one. Even the panties I've had since high school (hey, there's some elastic still left in them).

I feel like a nun. All you with your unsewn seams, it's... it's... unseamly.

Seriously - where are you girls buying these panties?
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Old 03-13-2007, 07:27 PM   #581
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Old 03-13-2007, 07:30 PM   #582
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All my seams are sewn up. Every one. Even the panties I've had since high school (hey, there's some elastic still left in them).

I feel like a nun. All you with your unsewn seams, it's... it's... unseamly.

Seriously - where are you girls buying these panties?
Mine are mostly in your average thong variety, or a cheapy pair of sheer panties, stuff like that. It's pretty rare, I think it's basically a sign of low quality (the production, not the wearer!! LOL).
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Ah, thongs! Now that makes sense - of the two thongs I tried, they both had that coin-pocket thingy, now that I remember.

I just can't do the thong. It..... strangles.

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Yikes, I've never seen a contraption like that. That site is interesting to poke around though.

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At first they would just hand-scoop the lint and stuff out after each vacuuming but once this was incorporated into the act the area became too sore and they took to douching. That was what killed her.
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I really, really, really wish I could do that for you.

But yeah, if you put sumthin' in there, you'd still ruin the panties... so IF (as you claim!) someone told you that, I think they were guessing and not totally thinking it through.

yeah.

never heard it.

however--and are we allowed to go on in this vein? My mother told me when I was 'of age' that there were certain things called 'period panties.' She'd seen them or had them and while there was no weird pocket thing, they were a bit more...industrial, I guess. Not a diaper by any means, simply much thicker cotton--almost like BVDs, to protect one's clothes. She looked for them at the correct time in the 80s, but they weren't around then. Maybe someone conflated those 2 things and told you that was what the pocket was about?

also, in the days when you pinned something to you, might you have pinned through the pocket but not the entire crotch?

i don't think that's true, for a lot of reasons. But I'm throwing it out there, so that you're not alone, Rainy.
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My period panties are the ones with ripped elastic and that give me wedgies.

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My period panties are the ones with ripped elastic and that give me wedgies.

right!

i decided long ago to buy black panties and that's that. Not only for the obvious reason, but b/c the more you wash things, the dingier they get.

Of course, you're not much of the washing type, as I understand, but still...

Now, I looked at Evil's panties (so to speak). That's NOT what I mean. Thank god.
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Oh, yeah. I had heard that Betty had died, and this is confirmed on the site. RIP, Betty.

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LOL. I've learned not to check this thread at work Rainy so I'm a little late on the back up, but yeah, I've seen those only sewn on one end crotch panels too.
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I'm wearing specially-made pants right now with over 25 of those crotch panels sewn on.
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Soo, I had to check all of my panties for sewn panels..

They're all sewn shut at both ends. Where are these elusive pocket panties?
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My mother used to sew money into our bras and slips when we travelled, but I'm praying this is a different thing. Seriously. (I can't imagine making a purchase with "crotch dollars.")
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I want to see you do this. (PS I haven't thought about the term "squelch" in years).
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I too remember the panties with the cotton liner sewn only on 3 sides. I guess I always thought it was to keep the lining flat, no wrinkles or wedgies rubbing the privates you know. I notice most panties no longer leave an opening especially when the materials are similar. Acetate and cotton shrink at different rates so if you sewed all sides it would bunch ya know.

I do not really think about my vagina's looks much. Maybe as a teenager but certainly not since then. What does it matter? I can't change it, lol. And it works just fine.

This thread alternates between cracking me up, enlightening me and appalling me. I think guys have a different perspective on what belongs in a thread discussion. Some guys mistake anything with a sexual word in it for an opportunity to talk sex. sigh. I was waiting for Thickbob to post his 900 number.
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you make a really interesting point cinda. my experience has been that men are often surprised that I can talk about sex (academically) and not be open for business.

at the end of a conversation like the one we've had, they'll say: are you turned on? (assuming i am). And when I say no, they seem both shocked and disappointed.

I've always found that odd, personally and i'm not sure what explains it.
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