Added May 17, 2012
These boy’s pants are so adorable with the button suspenders. Our instructions include a diagram for drafting and making the suspender pieces yourself. Our version is made from a striped linen but a more durable fabric like denim can also be used.
Lengthwise striped linen,
Width: 150 cm (59 ins)
Length: 0.80 0.80 0.85 0.85 0.90 m (7/8 7/8 1 1 1 yd)
A small piece of suede leather
Elastic, 2.5 cm (1 in) wide and 0.35 m (1/2 yd) long
Elastic, 2 cm (3/4 in) wide and 0.15 m (1/4 yd) long
Textile glue (e. g. Rudolfix, G termann Klebenaht HT 2)
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