blue fisherman's pants

Added Jun 3, 2010

by omatic

Portland, Oregon...

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Description

oh so comfy blue thai fisherman’s pants. I looked at the thai fisherman’s pants instructions, but made my own pattern and it worked out quite well.

Material Notes

blue cotton

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Unisex
Garment Type
Pants
Style
Casual
Material
Cotton

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    May 14, 2012, 02.03 AMby FreeSia8

    Hi Omatic, i was wondering if you’d be available in the next 24 hrs for an email conversation about the pattern you made. I feel like just cutting it out, because i’ve sketched & sketched, and don’t honestly see what’s so difficult about them. But then I get other voices cautioning about how even though this is a super easy pattern in theory, be wary of the crotch-piece & what-not. To summarize, aren’t Front & Back just mirror images of each other, and you’d better have Left Leg & Right Leg symmetrical? (even though they are pieced together from different pieces in Front & Back). It’s not like the so-called crotch pieces connect, is it, except along the inseam 1/2 between front & back along the inside… Ok, maybe i’m just writing aloud, yet i’ve found other people’s comments on various instructable-type forums helpful, so i’m not shy about exposing my own thought-processes! Nice job on the trousers; they hang really well! Beauties. Thank you, Sylvia

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      May 14, 2012, 07.08 PMby omatic

      Go for it! The only non-rectangle part are the crotch pieces, which are the same on the front and back.(sides and top are just big rectangles) I just looked at the pictures in the instructions and drew my own pattern. I think I made these a little big, but they are sooo comfy and you can wear them anywhere: work, yoga, fancy night out, or lounging around the house. I would try your pattern out w/ cheap material first, but they are pretty easy to make. Just take a good look at the instruction photos and you should be fine. Good luck!

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    Aug 8, 2010, 01.10 PMby female71

    Gorgeous! I will have to make a pair too!!!!

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    Jun 4, 2010, 12.56 PMby candicej

    I don’t really like Thai Fisherman’s pants, they always seem a bit on the sloppy side to me, but you’ve managed to make them look tailored! I really like them on you, they look quite classic. Well done :-)

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    Jun 4, 2010, 07.41 AMby laurwyn

    hey look soooo comfy! And the color fits well too!

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