Category Archives: Trousers/Pants

Summer Trousers/Pants- Simplicity K1620

Some trousers for the summer. Above in Whitstable, wearing a pair made from lovely (navy) Irish Linen. It co-ordinates well with my Sailor Top by Marilla Walker. Simplicity K1620 sewing pattern features a jacket, dress/tunic and trousers/pants (View C). The trousers … Continue reading

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Owyn Pants (Polka Dot Denim) – Lotta Jansdotter: Everyday Style

Here is my THIRD pair of Owyn Pants and it will not be my last – I like this sewing pattern (in Everyday Style book) a lotta, lotta, lotta! This time I used a lovely lightweight denim and these are the perfect summer pants. I … Continue reading

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Owyn Pants (Denim) – Lotta Jansdotter: Everyday Style

Making these Owyn Pants was a better experience for me this time and it has a lot to do with my choice of fabric – a lightweight denim which feels like linen – so lovely! These pants are simple and tapered with … Continue reading

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Dungarees (Roberts Collection) – Marilla Walker

I knew that I had to make the Dungarees (View B) of  Marilla Walker’s Roberts Collection after making the Dungaree Dress. I used a mid-weight and soft denim which has a good drape. I like the front trouser pleats as this adds more … Continue reading

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Baggy Capris – Simply Sewn Book

These Baggy Capris were made from the Japanese sewing book of Simply Sewn: clothes for every season book by Michiyo Ito (the Designer of May Me). Please look at my Bolero Cardigan/Shrug post for this book review. The book recommends using a cotton fabric … Continue reading

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Owyn Pants – Lotta Jansdotter: Everyday Style Book

Lotta Jansdotter’s book Everyday Style is so delightful and full of inspiration! I like the fact that Lotta and her friends model the clothes and accessories and you can read about them too which adds a nice touch. There are 5 garment sewing patterns with different … Continue reading

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