Tag Archives: Trousers

The Woollen trousers

Eldest daughter has a beloved pair of jeans, bought from a charity shop that are at the end of their life, the original fabric having worn through on the seat and crotch. She asked whether I had the skills to … Continue reading

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Republique du Chiffon pantalon Alphonse

Well, these look nice don’t they ? I saw a pair somewhere on Pinterest and immediately went to The Republique du Chiffon website to check them out. I found the pattern BUT it appears to only be available in French. … Continue reading

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Tilly and the Buttons – Marigold Trousers

I’ve never made a Tilly¬†pattern despite them being all over the internet and liked the look of a loose-ish pair of trousers, but was sold by the pockets and pleat detail. I bought the pattern and was slightly put off … Continue reading

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