What started out as weekend cargo pants are now work wear. How did that happen?Was it the fabric?This fabric was an unloved stash from a local sewer. Even I thought this fabric would be an 'ok' pattern testing fabric. It's a bit scratchy and flimsy.It's a non-colour on both sides so I used the dark side.Front … Continue reading Work or weekend?
Burda has edgier styles than BMV patterns; I like these pockets on this style; and I need work pants that fit well at the back. This pair will be part of my one pattern, one week challenge. I love the style and I have a couple of fabrics in my stash that will be great for work … Continue reading Burda 7746 – workwear
Last night I had a go an adjusting these pants. The fabric is a slight stretch woven. I have similar grey work jackets and I needed a grey pair of pants that fit. Unfortunately the side pockets again gaped too much for my liking. So I took them out. You can see the pocket shape … Continue reading UFO Grey pants
Since I've done a few separate pieces I thought you might be interested in how I put these pieces together for work. There's nothing too flash about how I style my wardrobe but each piece fits well. The only piece I didn't make was the beige skirt. I bought it because I loved the style … Continue reading work wardrobe