Wide Leg Jungle Trousers

Added Jul 8, 2014

by SteffAhhKnee

Northampton, Uni...

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Description

These were originally going to be wrap round trousers, as I had seen a few examples of these and they looked so quick and easy to make! Unfortunately I ended up not having enough fabric to wrap all the way around my hips without it gaping indecently!

So the solution, with a lot of help from my mum in pinning, was to sew the tops of the sides together and leave the sides of the legs open. I wanted to keep the tie fastening that would’ve been in the wrap arounds so I left one side partially open to enable me to get them on and fastened ties to the overlapping edges.

The result is a pair slightly more fitted than wrap arounds which I quite like and I finished them in time for my summer holiday!

Difficulty

Novice

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Women
Garment Type
Pants

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    Jul 20, 2014, 02.39 AMby pambox

    Those are great! Love the fabric.

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    Jul 14, 2014, 01.51 PMby nadia r

    cool, these are cool, groovy!

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    Jul 9, 2014, 05.47 AMby Ellen Hatteland

    How colorful and Lovely!! You are shining! :)

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    Jul 8, 2014, 11.59 AMby GiveMeSomeCandy

    Nice outfit!! The fabric is amazing!!! :)

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