Lace shorts with trim

Added Jul 22, 2011

by verypurplepe...

Tokyo, Japan

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Description

A pair of lace shorts, very basic shape with a couple of darts on each side, no pockets, an invisible zipper on the side, and lace trim on the hem.

The pattern is based on style #11: Tight straight pants from Blouse, Skirt & Pants Style Book, a Japanese pattern book. The book has rather different approach, it features six basic styles for tops and six basic styles for bottoms. Then we are shown how to make alterations on each styles to create new pattern. I think this book is good for anyone who wants to learn pattern drafting.

also blogged here

Material Notes

lace fabric, lining, lace trim

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Shorts
Material
Lace/Sequins

Credits

pattern

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    Jul 25, 2011, 11.54 AMby OOTDima

    Those shorts look great. I think I might have to make similar ones for myself after seeing these. :)

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    Jul 23, 2011, 12.35 PMby poppykettle

    These are gorgeous – love them :)

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    Jul 23, 2011, 04.58 AMby laceandthimble

    So cute!!

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    Jul 23, 2011, 03.00 AMby BeYou TiFul

    I love this very much! Great combination with your blouse. It would also look fabulous with high heels ;-)!

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    Jul 22, 2011, 01.58 PMby Timea Schmidt

    Very cute!

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    Jul 22, 2011, 01.13 PMby katy-lady

    The shorts look super fantastic! and ooh, that’s what I thought! I knew I saw that top at H&M, now I wish I didn’t pass it up! :)

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    Jul 22, 2011, 01.04 PMby MissHickory

    very chic!!

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    Jul 22, 2011, 01.01 PMby Lucha Suarez

    Super cute!

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    Jul 22, 2011, 10.12 AMby suribabe

    Very nice, but my favorite is that beautiful yellow top of your..

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    Jul 22, 2011, 09.11 AMby bhs

    Adorable shorts! I like it a lot!

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    Jul 22, 2011, 06.32 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    great style as allways. the yellow fits you soo well and the shorts look adorable!

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    Jul 22, 2011, 06.28 AMby kaithladios

    Your outfit is amazing! Great job on the shorts! Did you make the top as well? It’s very nice, I love it!! <3 <3 <3

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      Jul 22, 2011, 10.13 AMby verypurpleperson

      Thank you! Unfortunately I didn’t make the top, it’s an H&M top I bought on sale for 5USD :)

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    Jul 22, 2011, 04.14 AMby ginasophia

    so sweet! And love the hair!!!

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      Jul 22, 2011, 10.14 AMby verypurpleperson

      Glad that you like the hair! It was my first haircut after living in Japan for 3 years!

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