Thursday, March 20, 2014

Spring has sprung...or so they say

I finished the Colette Patterns Clover pants #1019 that I've been working on. It took 3 muslins of different sizes to get it right. But, once I found the right size, I didn't have to make any fit alterations. I made Version 1, which is the longer pant. The only "change' I made is that I did not include the pockets.


I wanted a floral print pant, so I found this fabric at G Street Fabrics. It's a stretch cotton.


But, since I wasn't sure how to wear something like this, I tried it on with some different style tops and shoes. I personally like the one above for very casual wear. Here are the other pictures.





The peplum and heels dresses it up a bit. Anyway, I think the pattern is great. I would make this again in a solid (and maybe a different type of floral). This is actually an easy pattern to put together and doesn't take long to make, by the way.

6 comments:

  1. Love them... The fabric is so pretty. My favorite look, is the one with the peplum top.. This is so pretty.. Happy sewing.

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  2. Your Clovers fit very well and I love the look with the peplum top. This was a great idea to make in a print. Very nice.

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  3. Is there a pattern for the peplum top? that looks GREAT on you.

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    1. Yes. It's Vogue 8815. Here's the post I wrote about it.
      http://sosewsimple.blogspot.com/2013/07/white-peplum.html

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