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my very first pants

Added Mar 31, 2010

by renate

Bielefeld, Germany






these are my first pants…well, those are shorts, but still my first attempt! i really really like how they turned out, a little too big, but i think its okay. the pattern i used is by a burda issue published in june 1994

Material Notes

black stretchy fabric for pants, white buttons, black lining for the pockets




Garment Type

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    Jun 21, 2010, 05.38 PMby apfelbluete

    ich liebe deine short! ich hätte nie gedacht, dass der schnitt uas 90-er einem vintage so nah kommt. wieder was dazu gelernt! danke!

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    Apr 4, 2010, 12.36 AMby celestekb

    Love your shorts – you did a great job

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    Apr 2, 2010, 02.56 PMby missy64

    super cute!

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    Apr 1, 2010, 12.33 PMby schlageter

    They really look amazing =D

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    Apr 1, 2010, 11.14 AMby vintagesweet

    Great job. Love the added buttons.

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    Apr 1, 2010, 07.57 AMby frkbustad

    Looks great, and I think the fit is good (it’s better that they’re slightly too big, than too tight…). I wish I had that pattern, because the shape is very flattering, and I find it sooo hard to find trousers with good fit! Inspiring!

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    Apr 1, 2010, 07.55 AMby gimmeonekiss


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    Apr 1, 2010, 04.57 AMby Ashlee Nemo

    cuteness! love the skirt u made too! great job :)

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    Apr 1, 2010, 03.31 AMby livc

    super cute

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    Apr 1, 2010, 03.29 AMby stitchywitchy

    Lovely – very flattering on you, and I like the buttons!

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    Apr 1, 2010, 02.38 AMby merbecky

    great job! I love them!

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    Apr 1, 2010, 02.01 AMby abarefoot

    Super fun. Nice fit, too.

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    Apr 1, 2010, 01.19 AMby gonnange

    fantastic!! you’ve pulled off the high waist so well :D

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    Apr 1, 2010, 12.52 AMby pcvalery

    So cute! They look amazing

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    Apr 1, 2010, 12.21 AMby aurora-f

    I’m impressed. The fit looks great. I hope my first pants turn out so well!

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    Mar 31, 2010, 11.42 PMby kevans79

    I love them!! Great Job.

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    Mar 31, 2010, 10.53 PMby brandieminshull

    LOVE these and no joke have been having dreams with me wearing these in RED!

    Must have for me…

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    Mar 31, 2010, 10.52 PMby malinfjell

    Great work! They look amazing. I really like the high waist :)

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