SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
Platinum Sponsor
Bernina
Bernina

Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 5508 (Wrap-around Pants)

8 more reviews
Viewed 377 times 
Reviewed by:carolw
photo

 
 
About carolwstar
AUSTRALIA
Member since: 4/9/02
Reviews: 38 (patterns: 38)
Skill level:Intermediate
Favored by: 4 people
more...
Report a problem with this review
Posted on:8/24/08 4:07 AM


Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 4 people   
To read this review, please Login. Only registered members can read reviews written more than 6 months ago.
<< Previous      Next >>
7 Comments      Login to Add a Comment
Lisa Laree said... (8/26/08 9:14 AM) Reply
I remember when these went around the fashion cycle in the 70's...Erma Bombeck reportedly did an hysterical piece on trying to put them on. I've got the pattern in the stash...loungewear, someday... ;)
QuickFade said... (8/24/08 3:25 PM) Reply
When you sit down or walk in the wind, do your legs show? If so, how far up do they show? I have been wanting to make these for years.
madhatter said... (8/24/08 1:19 PM) Reply
supercute! :) this is just what I was looking for for next summer.
DorothyK said... (8/24/08 12:20 PM) Reply
What a fun pair of pants. I need to make them! Thanks for the review.
sewtime said... (8/24/08 11:29 AM) Reply
Looks like I need to make these pants! You did a good job!
Kellie R. said... (8/24/08 9:56 AM) Reply
Fantastic! What a great choice for your travels! The cheesecloth works so well for these!
julie w said... (8/24/08 9:30 AM) Reply
I've made this pattern too, no real fitting required and very comfortable to wear. They look good in cheese cloth.
 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
Sewing with Slippery & Drapey Fabrics
Sewing with Slippery & Drapey Fabrics

Class Details

Online Class
All About Buttons and Buttonholes
All About Buttons and Buttonholes

Class Details

Vogue Patterns 1877

photo
by: nanneke

Review
Islander Sewing Systems Women's City Western Blouse Pattern

Islander Sewing Systems Women's City Western Blouse Pattern

Pattern Details
SewBaby One Piece Reversible Sundress Pattern

SewBaby One Piece Reversible Sundress Pattern

Pattern Details