Kevin Roche (kproche) wrote,
Kevin Roche
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Almost done -- Sailor Pants!

Today I almost finished my sailor pants, aka fall-front bell-bottomed trousers.

I have two things left to do -- hem them, and adjust the placement of the waistband buttons/buttonholes. It turns out where it looked like they should go makes the pants altogether too tight, even with the rear lacing let out.










Seaman's trousers
Seaman's trousers

Shot of the almost-completed pants, all buttoned up
Detail of the fall-front, buttoned closed
Detail of the fall-front, buttoned closed

I have to move the center waistband buttons and extend the buttonholes. It's a little too tight at the moment, even with the back laces all the way loose
rear lacing inset on the trousers
rear lacing inset on the trousers
 
Trousers, fall-front unbuttoned to show the facing
Trousers, fall-front unbuttoned to show the facing
 
trousers, completely unbuttoned to show facings
trousers, completely unbuttoned to show facings
 


Tags: able seaman, costumes, galliffrey one, sewolympics2010, titanic party
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