For the Love of Hibiscus

Added Sep 19, 2013

by Anne Wagenha...

Warwickshire, Un...

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Cropped trousers from Burdastyle 6/2011, #123. This is the 4th version of these trousers, all successful. It is a petite pattern in the book, so needed to be adjusted for a tall person here. The fabric is a stretch cotton sateen I got from the Sewing Show in Birmingham about 4-5 years ago. It’s been waiting for the right pair of trousers all along. Daughter No2 loves these & she got great compliments from her friends at school. I have a feeling this will not be the last you see of this pattern…

Material Notes

stretch cotton sateen

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall
For
Women
Garment Type
Pants
Material
Cotton

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    Sep 26, 2013, 03.12 PMby ceejay1344

    Love the pants. So happy to see others like to make pants out of pretty prints. I have been doing it whenever I can find the print for years, as I have long legs but my upper body is a bit overblown. So the print takes attention where I want and away from what I would rather hide. ;-)

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    Sep 20, 2013, 01.58 AMby pictureit17

    These are great!!

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    Sep 19, 2013, 08.41 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Lovely trousers! Nice fabric as well :)

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    Sep 19, 2013, 06.21 PMby Mary Athey

    These are fabulous anne, the fabric’s gorgeous andnthey look so good on your daughter x

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    Sep 19, 2013, 02.44 PMby Oksana Starzhynska

    Perfect outfit: all the things match well.

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    Sep 19, 2013, 12.35 PMby fashionfreek

    Beautiful trousers/pants:-D AnneW.xx

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      Sep 19, 2013, 04.44 PMby Anne Wagenhauser

      Thanks! I have a feeling she wants another soon! :)

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    Sep 19, 2013, 09.41 AMby marrrija

    Great work.

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