Buying ready-made pants can be a nightmare. The waistband fits but the legs reach past your feet or only reach your knees.
Learn how to sew pants and get the leg length right and the waistband is tight… What we all want is a smart pair of pants that look really good, are incredibly comfortable and, more importantly, have room for dessert when you go out for a meal! We have trawled the internet and found the perfect sewing solution to solve your pants dilemma.
This video shows you how to sew pants with an elasticized waist, shaped legs, two seam pockets and no hidden zipper or buttons. Bear in mind that sewing pants is a little bit more tricky than some of the other sewing projects we have covered. After all getting the fit, shape and size correct in pants is much more important than for a tote bag or a pillow!
The step-by-step tutorial explains everything you need to be able to complete your pants, with lots of handy hints along the way that you can transfer to all your other sewing jobs – listen out for how to thread your elastic and why you should iron your seams as you sew. This project is not a quick sew, so take it in bite-size stages, such as sewing on the pockets or sewing the waist-band.
This video shows you how to sew pants using a sewing pattern that you need to purchase – but we feel that the result is worth the expenditure. And remember, if you treat your patterns with care and respect they can be used over and over and over… An infinite supply of pants to suit each season’s fashion and color palette.
Learn how to sew pants following this video and you will not only look good but have room for that second slice of cake… Sewing life doesn’t get much better than this!