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Posted on:5/1/14 5:42 PM
Project Photo:Vogue Patterns: 8886 by sewnaughty

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Pattern Rating:Highly Recommend
Review Rating: Helpful by 3 people    Very Helpful by 1 people   
See other patterns in this category: Dresses    Tops    Pants    
Available for sale on PR: $25.00 (See envelope) Click to Buy
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Fabric:Stretch Twill  [See other projects in this fabric]
Pattern Description:
Misses top, dress and pants
Pattern Sizing: 8-10-12-14-16

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes

Were the instructions easy to follow? Very easy

Fabric Used: I uses a stretch twill fabric purchased from Mood

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: I used an invisible zipper on the side instead of the back. After putting the front and back pattern pieces together I shorten the leg and made them more narrow. As they were a lot wider than I wanted. I also added added height to the center back waistline.

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? Yes I would make these again.

Conclusion: Since I am 5'3 I can never find pants to fit without altering the hem. Theses pants only took 1 1/4 fabric. And they feel great. The next pair I make will have the split at the hem. I purchased this pattern for the top but never got around to making it.
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RadarRadiance said...
They look fantastic on you, I really like this pattern and have never bought it. It's nice to know how well the pants work out.
5/1/14 6:45 PM
JennyQNY said...
These look nice!! I like them. I'm about 5'2 - I like what you did with these, I'll have to give it a try!
5/1/14 7:09 PM
lslovin said...
Wow! Really nice fit :)
5/1/14 7:36 PM
wingamajig said...
Nice fit and boy, I love that color too!
5/1/14 7:56 PM
MrsCharisma said...
5/1/14 8:15 PM
sewingcanary said...
Ooo! I just love hearing “and they feel great” when it comes to pants. Sounds like you have a winner. Great colour too. Enjoy!
5/1/14 10:34 PM
ASiverson said...
Terrific pants! TFS!
5/2/14 9:26 AM
powderpuff said...
Great pants I also brought the pattern for the top but will now try the pants.
5/4/14 0:50 AM
powderpuff said...
Great pants I also brought the pattern for the top but will now try the pants.
5/4/14 0:50 AM
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