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Mossy Bow Shorts

Added Sep 5, 2010

by nettevivante

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Description

Finally, I got the chance to take some pictures of my latest projects. :)
Have been too busy for the last few months. But luckily I could find some time to start and continue a new project now and then. So here is my try on a mossy bow shorts. I really like the color of this fabric and luckily still had some remainings from my Mossy Rooibos Dress.
The fabric is some satin-cotton blending and very comfortable to wear. The pattern is based on the bow shorts in BurdaStyle Magazine 6/2010. Unfortunately it is already autumn, but I guess this shorts might look good with some tights, too. ;)

Material Notes

satin-cotton blending

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Summer, Fall
For
Women
Garment Type
Shorts
Style
Casual, Romantic
Material
Cotton, Blends

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    Feb 8, 2011, 05.57 PMby infinite-plus-one

    I love it, they look way better than the original ones!

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    Feb 7, 2011, 08.35 PMby jescarose

    Hi :) was just looking at this pattern and your shorts made me really want to give it a go. was just wondering though, did you alter the pattern at all or do any changes? cause yours seem to be exceptionaly nice and just hoped to ‘borrow’ any change :) x

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      Feb 8, 2011, 07.24 AMby nettevivante

      Thank you for this compliment. :D…But actually, I did not alter the pattern in any way. I guess it just looks a little different, because the official photo of this shorts doesn’t show it off well. So just go for this pattern! :) I am curious to see your finished shorts. So if you don’t mind, let me know as soon as you have finished and uploaded them. :)

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    Jan 8, 2011, 07.15 PMby aleah

    Hi again. :) I was just wondering… I’m having some difficulties with the pattern. Is there a need of a lining material, or isn’t it in the pattern? And are there pockets? Thanks.

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      Jan 10, 2011, 07.14 PMby nettevivante

      Hey!
      No problem, unfortunately I do not have the pattern on hand, at the moment. But I can tell you that no lining material was needed. You only need some fusible interfacing for the outer waistband and the bow.
      And yes there are pockets. Have a look at the third picture, there you can see that the pockets are inclined on the front.
      Do not hesitate to ask more questions! Hope I could already help you a little bit! :)

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    Dec 25, 2010, 06.49 PMby aleah

    Love these! I’m planning to make something just like them.

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    Oct 4, 2010, 04.27 AMby izzysunshine

    I have just bought the pattern for these, are they very hard to make? yours look great :)

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    Sep 14, 2010, 10.40 PMby junaluska

    These are extremely well made and soo adorable!

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    Sep 9, 2010, 05.23 PMby mathildeaparis

    They’re absolutely beautifull! I love the bow!

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    Sep 8, 2010, 07.36 AMby Zyanya Walker

    i love these, so cute and pretty. that is one of my faourite colours. and i think they would look really nice with tights, its a nice autumn colour too :) i think ill need to make something similar especially cos i am going into spring :)

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    Sep 7, 2010, 06.37 AMby nettevivante

    Thanks to you all for these wonderful comments! ♥

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    Sep 6, 2010, 07.18 PMby laceumbrella

    Perfect. The bow adds just the right amount of girlishness to the colour.

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    Sep 6, 2010, 10.25 AMby nookie

    absolutely gorgeous. love the bow, love the colour

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    Sep 6, 2010, 07.33 AMby kimiffu

    i love this colour! and the bow makes it rather special :)

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    Sep 6, 2010, 01.55 AMby skeeler

    Beautiful!!!

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    Sep 6, 2010, 12.35 AMby sarsaparilla

    They look fantastic! I bought that Burda magazine just for that shorts pattern, so it’s really great to see someone’s own version :)

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    Sep 5, 2010, 10.35 PMby lepetithoot

    These are so cute! Love them!

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    Sep 5, 2010, 06.18 PMby Ms Bee

    I want to make this pair of shorts too! but I think they are really difficult, are they?

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      Sep 7, 2010, 06.34 AMby nettevivante

      No, they are not as difficult as they look! You really should try it. :)

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    Sep 5, 2010, 05.11 PMby leeloe

    Looks great on you :) .. nice job!

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    Sep 5, 2010, 04.21 PMby carolinam

    cute, well done.

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    Sep 5, 2010, 04.21 PMby kokuryu

    Gorgeous! I love the huge bow.

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    Sep 5, 2010, 04.20 PMby kelepso

    Those are adorable!

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This project is based on

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/mossy-bow-shorts