Category Archives: Pants Month

Pants Month – That’s a Wrap (pant)!

Thanks so much for joining us for Pants Month. Sewing pants can seem intimidating, but also, really rewarding. We hope that you enjoyed reading about new pants patterns, considered (and maybe reconsidered!) what styles work best for you, got inspired … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Pants Month | Comments Off

Pants Pattern Review: Luna Pants from Made by Rae

 Join in for Pants Month where we talk all things pants. We have reviews, tips and free patterns. Tell us if you’ve made pants, or have tried these pants patterns, we’d love to hear from you.  Pattern: Luna Pants, Made … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Pants Month | Comments Off

Pants Review: Butterick 5893

 The month of October we’re celebrating Pants Month. We’ll have tips and tricks for making pants of your own. As well as reviews from all the editors of Sew News on their favorite pant patterns. Next is Jill with her … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Events, Pants Month | Tagged , | Comments Off

Pants Pattern Review: Ninni Culottes by Named Clothing

Pattern: Ninni Culottes, Named Fabric: Tencel twill Size: 14 Any Adjustments: After making a muslin, I shortened the crotch on the pant front and back and sized down 2-3 sizes. For the pair featured here, I extended the culottes to … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Pants Month | Tagged | Comments Off

Pants Pattern Review: Alexandria Peg Trousers

The month of October we’re celebrating Pants Month here at Sew News. We’ll have tips and tricks for making pants of your own, as well as reviews from the editors of Sew News on their favorite pant patterns. Today we’re featuring Ellen’s review … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Pants Month | Tagged | 1 Comment

How to Fit Pants

This article by Christine Jonson originally appeared in the April/May 2011 issue of Sew News. Save time and frustration by learning the steps to successfully fit a comfortable and flattering pair of pants, from choosing the right pattern and size … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Pants Month | Tagged | Comments Off

Pant Pattern Review: Thurlow Trousers by Sewaholic

The month of October we’re celebrating Pants Month here at Sew News. We’ll have tips and tricks for making pants of your own, as well as reviews from the editors of Sew News on their favorite pant patterns. Today we’re featuring Kate’s review … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Pants Month | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Pants Pattern Review: Hudson Pants by True Bias

If you’re just getting started sewing pants we’ve got plenty of tips and suggestions for you. All month long is Pants Month here at Sew News. We’ll have tips and reviews or our favorite pant patterns. We have trouser pants, … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Pants Month | Tagged | 1 Comment

Pant Pattern Review: Oceanside by Blank Slate Patterns

The month of October we’re celebrating Pants Month here at Sew News. We’ll have tips and tricks for making pants of your own, as well as reviews from the editors of Sew News on their favorite pant patterns. Today we’re featuring Jessica’s … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Pants Month | Tagged , , | Comments Off

Pants Pattern Review: Emerson Crop Pants by True Bias

The month of October we’re celebrating Pants Month. We’ll have tips and tricks for making pants of your own. As well as reviews from all the editors of Sew News on their favorite pant patterns. Up first is Amanda who … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Pants Month | Tagged | Comments Off

Pick Your Perfect Pants – Exploring Leg Shape

Rae Cumbie is our resident pants expert, with a particular penchant for pants fitting. However, pants fitting is irrelevant if you haven’t first picked the right pattern for your body. Read on for Rae’s tips on selecting the right leg … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Pants Month | Tagged , | 6 Comments