The perfect mix of relaxed glamour and indispensable style, these fabulous jeans are designed for drapey pants-weight fabrics...try a fluid washed linen, heavy rayon, single or double knits, tencel denim or a heavy crepe. Slouchy 5-pocket Jean sits j-u-s-t below the natural waist and has a contoured tab-front trouser-style waistband with optional belt carriers. Jeans feature a relaxed, straight-leg silhouette with deep hems for a fabulously fluid effect, plus the classic jeans back yoke,front zipper fly and optional topstitching. These are the essential dressy-casual pants and you're going to need more than one pair! Try them in a fluid denim with a trim jacket and chic T-shirt for a great everyday look; make them in a stable knit and wear them with a an oversized sweater for a slouchy-luxe casual outfit; or try them in a rayon velvet with a billowing silk shirt for a low-key evening look.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Fabric: For sizes 6-8-10 you"ll need around 2 1/2 yards / 2.30m fabric; for sizes 12-14-16-18 you"ll need around 2 3/4 yards/2.55m fabric; and for sizes 18-20-22-24-26 you'll need around 3 yards/2.75m fabric. You"ll also need about 1/4 yard/ 23 cm quilting cotton or similar for the pocket bags & waistband facings, plus 1x 8"/20cm jeans zipper and a trouser hook & bar fastening, and 1/4 yard/23cm of fusible interfacing. Self-colored or contrast topstitching thread is optional. All fabric amounts are for 60"/150cm wide fabric.
Multi-sized - sizes 6 to 26. Click here for a detailed Hot Patterns Sizing Chart.
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