Added Mar 25, 2008
London, United K...
I was going to try Anita but my denim is mostly definitely NOT stretchy, so I used my favourite jeans pattern (from an old Burda WOF magazine) and added a back yoke. I used the shape of the Thames in east London for the back pocket detail. I thought it was appropriate as I live on a boat on the Thames and sewed these there!
Go to http://www.fehrtrade.com/gallery/97/birthday-bolero-and-thames-jeans for more photos and more on the blue bolero.
very thick Levis brand-name denim from Crybaby’s Boutique, Prym rivets, and lots and lots of Gutermann upholstery thread (see my How To)!
Fehr Trade for the creation and frankenpattern
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