Plaid Pants

Hello again!  Last week we saw pleated pants, and this week we are looking at some new regular pants!This fabric is super comfortable and are made with a knit material.I used Simplicity 8056 as the pattern, but I really had to alter it a whole bunch.  I had to taper in the legs about 5…

Pleated Pants?!

Pleated pants are making a comeback in the women’s fashion world, and I figured I would give it a try. Ideally tank tops and leggings would be considered business attire, but that is not the world we live in.  With that in mind, wearing something that has a lot more fabric to it is different…

Leftover Fabric = New PJ Shorts!

I am still adjusting to finding a good sewing schedule while taking care of a puppy.  One day he likes chilling, while another all he wants to do is run around and play.  I did find enough time for a super small and easy project. I originally got this fabric to make some infinity scarves…

Dad’s Christmas Present

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!!  Good news, I did finish all of the Christmas presents on time!  Here are the sweat pants that I made for dad! I made these blue ones first!  My dad is a software/computer-programmer/LucentTechnologies guy.  But he is also a very popular yoga instructor.  He is always wearing sweatpants, so…

My Red Polka-Dot Pants

Hey everyone!  I’ve been waiting for the chance to make these pants for sooo long!!  I have really loved the trend of patterned dress pants for a while now, I just needed to find a decent pattern. The fabric I got as a hand-me-down from a friends grandmother. The pattern I got for only 25…

3 PIECE SUIT!!!

IT’S FINALLY COMPLETE!! I’m super proud of these guys. The pattern I used was Butterick’s B5995. (As shown below.) The Pants So first things first, the pants! These were pretty standard as far as pants patterns go. I did run into a few problems with these though. Problem 1: I took in the side seams…