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40's Style Denim Slacks

Added Oct 11, 2011

by cocoretro

Cakovec, Croatia






Wide legged pants. My project is based on Houndstooth Bell Bottoms pattern #124B from the newest Burda Magazine 10/2011 I ignored pockets and front fastening with zip from original pattern and I added the side fastening with buttons.

Material Notes

Denim 150 cm wide, cca 250 cm long




Fall, Winter
Garment Type
Casual, Vintage
Corduroy, Denim, Wool

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    Oct 13, 2011, 01.21 AMby LadyDanburry

    The best.

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    Oct 12, 2011, 12.22 PMby charlotte powell-brooks

    oh wow, I love these, well done.

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    Oct 12, 2011, 08.51 AMby inskirt

    Prekrasne su!

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    Oct 12, 2011, 08.11 AMby SuseSews

    Thank’s for the hint! (ups, did’t want to reply three times)

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    Oct 12, 2011, 01.45 AMby dcollins45

    I love these! Thanks for posting the drawing of how you did it.

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      Oct 12, 2011, 08.57 AMby cocoretro

      Thank you. I’m not really talented in sketching :) This was my first attempt in PowerPoint.

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    Oct 11, 2011, 06.14 PMby frkbustad

    Looks sooo great!

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    Oct 11, 2011, 05.36 PMby Vanessa Velasquez

    very glamourous, you look like a movie star,like Marlene Dietrich or any of those 40’s divas!!!

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      Oct 12, 2011, 08.53 AMby cocoretro

      Oh.. thank you!! :)

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    Oct 11, 2011, 05.02 PMby Lucha Suarez

    Beautiful!!!!!!!!!! I am going to have to make a pair!!!!! love it!!!!!!!!!

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    Oct 11, 2011, 04.50 PMby anneecharri

    look great!

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    Oct 11, 2011, 03.31 PMby SuseSews

    Great pants, much better than the original version. Makes me want to try your version!

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      Oct 11, 2011, 03.57 PMby cocoretro

      Thanks. Try it! Just add one more button, I think it’s a little too much spacing between buttons.

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