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Xtra Long Leggin'

Added Sep 22, 2009

by ginasophia

Bridgeport, Conn...






These are just some basic black leggings I made for the fall. They are super long and gather up at my ankles. I love wearing them around the house, I think I may have to make a few more pairs to wear out. I actually looked at the Jochen pattern I used ages ago as a very loose guide to make a well fitting pant

Material Notes

cotton blend jersey, elastic for the waist band




Garment Type

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    Oct 7, 2009, 10.39 AMby jimena

    Thanks a lot for your work and your generosity!!! I love to give them a try> I will make them for my daughter, thanks again and great job, very creative as well Jimena

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    Sep 24, 2009, 10.01 PMby Tabatha Randazzo

    I love these! I’ve been looking for a nice pair of long leggings on the cheap so now I guess I’ll just make them myself!

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      Sep 24, 2009, 11.39 PMby ginasophia

      absolutely! these we super cheap to make because I found about 4 yards of this black knit in a dollar bin!

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    Sep 23, 2009, 05.41 PMby javiertellez

    nice job

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    Sep 23, 2009, 11.14 AMby grammystephensnatio

    How cute! Thanks for adding that you used a men’s slack pattern. I’m only 5’4" but, (or lack there of) mostly leg. I believe I will give it a go.

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    Sep 23, 2009, 10.00 AMby lybu

    They are so cool. Great work

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    Sep 23, 2009, 08.51 AMby cowlina

    Ooh I am also gonna make leggings..I had a dry day but this helped. We always forget the basic clothes for all the gowns and more stylish stuff :/

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    Sep 22, 2009, 11.16 PMby sandrasews

    These are great! I’m looking to make some of these myself as I’m on the tall side and always find store leggings just a little short. What is this Jochen pattern? I’d love to try it.

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      Sep 23, 2009, 01.40 AMby ginasophia

      it is actually a mens slack pattern here on burdastyle. I only used it to get the proportions for the… crotch… area but thats because I dont have much experience with pants

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    Sep 22, 2009, 09.04 PMby mayadaughterofsun


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