Saturday, June 27, 2009

Found the Curve - M5667 Part III



DD got some lotion on the pants while putting them on. Oh well, it should wash out.



Next version I'll narrow the legs a little more for a snug/comfort fit.


A few weeks ago, I made the first pair of jeans using M5667. The pattern photo shows a curver pant leg than the pattern produced. So I re-shaped the pant leg of the second pair to create "the curve" shown in the photo.

Inspired by a 1981c Palmer/Pletsch jean pattern, I decided to include some detailing on the back pockets.

I didn't have enought fabric for the back yoke, so I used some left over faux leather from a jacket made for DD in 2007. DD was quite pleased with the results and so was I.

Hear are a few photos of DD wearing the jeans with the jacket (2007).








This is the first of several projects that I will post this week. Left to review:

Three pairs of pants for me
One jumpsuit
and
One maxi dress

Happy Sewing

13 comments:

  1. Pretty! I love the back pocket detailing. :):):)

    Hugs,
    Lory

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  2. What luck to not have enough for the yokes. Your leather looks great. No wonder your daughter loves them.

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  3. Her whole outfit is pretty. Love the detailing on the jeans.word

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  4. Gorgeous! I love this outfit and it looks great on DD!

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  5. to say this is a terrific outfit is an understatement. Great job.

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  6. WOW!You did an fantastic job!! I know your dd is loving them!

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  7. I love the pocket detail! A great personal touch!

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  8. Gorgeous outfit! The pocket detail is fabulous.

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  9. Very unique!! I know she received alot of compliments.

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  10. Love the details!Your work is always beautiful.

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  11. So cool! An amazing pair of jeans from an amazing mom!

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