Mock me up Thai pants

Added Jul 31, 2010

by loyl8

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Description

I made these as a mock up for a pair I’m making for my husband. I wanted to test the waters first. I thought these were the perfect summer pants to lounge in. I used some navy/blue striped fabric from my stash that were unisex in pattern. I used the selvage edge as my tie, I liked the raw edge of it. I tried to match up the stripes, but it was really hard. I added a small pocket big enough to fit a cellphone or ipod. The top waist piece of fabric I did a felled seam in the back to make it more presentable. The funny thing is my husband wants his in pink linen/cotton striped. The pattern turned out perfect for him, he might want them a little shorter due to it’s really hot here.

Again I had to take the pics myself and my husband wouldn’t let me take pictures of him, yet.

I’m thinking about trying a pair in a dressy fabric and make a pair of evening cocktail hour Thai Fisherman pants…just thinking!

Material Notes

Unknown striped fabric from stash, thread.

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
For
Unisex
Garment Type
Pants
Style
Casual
Material
Cotton, Other

Credits

Photography

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    Aug 8, 2010, 01.08 PMby female71

    Wow, these are GREAT! I could really see them in a nice flowy silky material as an evening outfit! So, has your husband EVER worn them yet? I would like a pair for my DH too, but I think he would need a LOT of convincing, pity! lol

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    Aug 1, 2010, 09.41 AMby mimica

    I really like these. Well done!

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      Aug 2, 2010, 06.54 AMby loyl8

      thanks :)

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Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/mock-me-up-thai-pants