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Comfortable print trousers :)

Added Sep 1, 2013

by Ellen Hatteland

Nedre Vats, Norway






I have used pattern #108 Burda 02/2013 for these trousers. Original I bought this fabric to make a skirt many years ago, but all of a sudden I found out that this will be nice for a pair of trousers. First I decided not to use elastic band at the bottom, but at the end this was nicer. I’m wearing the trousers now and I really love them :)

Material Notes





Spring, Summer, Fall
Garment Type

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    Sep 5, 2013, 09.14 AMby liliv-1


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    Sep 4, 2013, 10.38 AMby Bbtiny

    Looks very confortable. I have to keep these pants in mind, I need to make them for myself as well! Love the look and the fit you perfectly, as all your things!

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      Sep 7, 2013, 04.42 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      Oh, that’s so lovely of you to say ;) Thanks a lot!

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    Sep 2, 2013, 11.10 AMby bethmaryharley

    So comfy looking and I love the print! They’ll be perfect for Singapore! Are you moving here or on holiday? Let me know if you want any fabric tips…!

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      Sep 2, 2013, 01.16 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      Thanks a lot! :)
      It’s a business trip – not moving… I’m working in my husbands company and we have delivered the first AutoStore automated warehouse system in Asia, so we will attend the opening. You can have a look; http://autostoresystem.com/introduction
      I don’t know how much time we have for pleasure, but it’s always nice to look around :) Maybe we can meet? My email is; ellen@hatteland.com Cheers!

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      Sep 3, 2013, 03.46 AMby bethmaryharley

      I see! Be great if we could meet, but I totally understand if you’re too busy. A warehouse full of robots sound very sci-fi – how cool! I’ll drop you an email tomorrow as today is a little hectic, but just in case I forget, my email is beth.harley@rocketmail.com!

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    Sep 2, 2013, 07.20 AMby leokadia

    Einfach schön! Im Journal steht bei dieser Hose “tiefer Sitz”, habe sie deshalb ignoriert. Hat sie einen guten Sitz?

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      Sep 2, 2013, 07.51 AMby Ellen Hatteland

      Sehr gut, aber ich habe eine größere als ich in der regel verwenden, um es noch komfortabler :)

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    Sep 2, 2013, 04.04 AMby rita61

    Kewl pants. Really fun fabric.

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      Sep 2, 2013, 07.42 AMby Ellen Hatteland

      Thanks Rita! That’s true – and make me smile :)

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    Sep 1, 2013, 05.59 PMby kisses

    Nice pants and fun fabric

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      Sep 1, 2013, 09.26 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      Thank you Kisses! Lovely photo of you :)

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    Sep 1, 2013, 02.03 PMby velvetribbon

    This is a very cool pants, Ellen! It look very comfy and wearable, I love the bold print as well :)

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    Sep 1, 2013, 09.36 AMby Oksana Starzhynska

    It was absolutely right to make pants of the fabric, they look very nice, suit you and I don’t know what else to say to express how much I like them:-))) I only can admire and envy how well you look in your Super pants!

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      Sep 1, 2013, 03.10 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      Thank you very, very much!! I admire your new outfits as well! You have done a great job! :)

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    Sep 1, 2013, 09.17 AMby Anjovis

    Great pants :) Again I have to say how nicely you use these kind of bold prints. You inspire me every time Ellen!

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      Sep 1, 2013, 09.27 AMby Ellen Hatteland

      Oh, thank you so much Anjovis! thats kind of you to say :)

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    Sep 1, 2013, 09.12 AMby Mary Athey

    I love these as well ellen, i’m glad you omitted the elastic bottom as it reminded me of jogging trousers I’m now seeing this pattern potential so thank you for that. The trousers are just lovely on you and i do adore a fun fabric I’m going to trace this pattern out for myself to.day xx

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      Sep 1, 2013, 09.26 AMby Ellen Hatteland

      Thank you very much Mary! My description is probable not so good.. I did use the elastic at the bottom, and I think this was a good choice :) It’s a little bit loose and comfortable.

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    Sep 1, 2013, 08.42 AMby schnui

    What fun pants! They look great and really comfortable.

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      Sep 1, 2013, 08.51 AMby Ellen Hatteland

      Thanks a lot! I do love them very much :)

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