Sunday, 8 March 2015

Trouser pattern

I have started to make my new trousers using a size 16 pattern (freebie) for which I am perfect except in the front tum area!  So I tacked up the whole garment to check fit before going too far.

The back fits perfectly but I have had to let out the front darts and increase the size at the front seam.
As I paid only £3.60 for the material I am happy to play around!

I visited Sew magazine web site earlier and there are a couple of free summer dress patterns on their templates that I shall download later.


  1. I wish I was my organised! I had a perfect matching zip but I put it down somewhere and cant find it!!!


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