SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
PR Weekend Los Angeles

Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 11-2007-122 (Trousers)

10 more reviews
Viewed 356 times 
Reviewed by:Kayseri
photo
Friend of PR

 
 
About Kayseristarstar
NEW ZEALAND
Member since: 4/21/09
Reviews written: 98
Sewing skills:Intermediate
Favored by: 7 people
patterns reviewed: 96
Bio: more...
Report a problem with this review
Posted on:7/25/09 10:17 PM
Last Updated:9/6/09 3:51 AM


Review Rating: Very Helpful by 9 people   
See reviews of patterns from this issue
To read this review, please Login. Only registered members can read reviews written more than 6 months ago.
<< Previous      Next >>
9 Comments      Login to Add a Comment
Kayseri said... (9/6/09 5:59 PM) Reply
Thanks Renren. The elastic is just free floating. It stays in place because it is quite snug around my waist, about 3.5" negative ease. This looks ok on these because there isn't much gathered fabric at my waist while wearing, the finished yoke has just enough ease to go over my hips.
renren said... (9/6/09 9:23 AM) Reply
P.S. I added you as a favorite reviewer because you have given such good info in today's reviews!
renren said... (9/6/09 9:21 AM) Reply
Just perfect! I love the addition of the slant pocket. And gosh, here it is again, I think I need to make the same alterations you have made! When you added th 2.5cm wide elastic, did you sew it in place at the side seams, crotch seams, or zigzag it in all around, or is it just free-floating in there? I guess what I am wondering is since the width of the elastic is less than the width of the wide waistband, what keeps the elastic in place? I know two methods, but your pants are flawless, and I would like to know what you chose to do. Thanks!
LollyVee said... (9/6/09 7:59 AM) Reply
Oooh, now the perfect Gym pants! If only I could get my hands on a BWOF mag out here in Africa!!
Heatherrique said... (7/26/09 12:57 PM) Reply
Cool looking pants! Nice silhouette and fit!
Leora said... (7/26/09 4:40 AM) Reply
Great fit!
Patzee said... (7/26/09 4:15 AM) Reply
So cozy looking! I seemed to have passed this pattern by without a closer look. I could use a few lounging pants.
Patti B said... (7/26/09 0:28 AM) Reply
Quite nice! Maybe I should drag out this issue...
Flying Seamstress said... (7/25/09 10:45 PM) Reply
These look really good!
 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
Restyling with Exposed Zippers
Restyling with Exposed Zippers

Class Details

Online Class
Beginners Guide to Sewing Jackets
Beginners Guide to Sewing Jackets

Class Details

Favorite Things The Nappies Pattern

Favorite Things The Nappies Pattern

Pattern Details
SewBaby Petal Dress Pattern

SewBaby Petal Dress Pattern

Pattern Details