All in the family

These are among the first pants I made.  Image

I used Stil 6086, that my mom had used to sew the same pants for my dad in the seventies.


What I particularly like about the pattern is the triangle in the back, which I’ve emphasized more in latter versions such as these:



7 responses to this post.

  1. These look great. I like the triangle in the back too. Never made trousers before! Do you recommend?!?


  2. These pants lok really great, the back detail is excellent. Did you have to take in the waist at all?


  3. […] mother bought it and used it in the seventies to make some pants for my dad. I’ve used it on several occasions. Apart from being an awesome design, they have seam allowances already marked on the […]


  4. […] when I’ve made them before I didn’t put any extra allowance on the leg parts, but the wideness is really […]


  5. […] decided I would go for trousers using my boldly patterned cotton fabric. There wasn’t enough for the upper part which goes […]


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