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Khaki Vogue Trousers

Added Dec 3, 2009

by erdronen

Cincinnati, Ohio...

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Description

Pattern Used: Vogue 2907

This is my second pair of pants (again for the contest). I’m pretty happy with how they turned out, except there are a couple fit issues in the back thigh area (too loose) and underneath (too tight). We tried to hide them in the pictures :) Also, I fought for about an hour with my mom’s machine over buttonholes, and just couldn’t get them to work! So, I improvised so we could take pictures :) I will fix it any day now so I can wear them!

Alterations I made: Flat felled seams on the sides and crotch, less flare in leg, no belt loops or piping, and I made the size 2 lower than recommended.

Some of the instructions were a bit odd, especially the double welt pockets and the fly. EmilyKate has some good suggestions if you’re interested in making them.

Again, a link to my full wardrobe review :) Vote if you can!

Material Notes

khaki colored cotton twill

Difficulty

Intermediate

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For
Women
Garment Type
Pants

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    Dec 4, 2009, 12.08 PMby miss-g

    Really nice fit. I had similar issues with the instructions for an Alice & Olivia pant pattern.

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    Dec 4, 2009, 08.39 AMby nessys

    They look good! And I love your shoes!!

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