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Pant Project Round 1

I choose to always be a student of what I love
That's a quote from Adriene Mishler from Yoga with Adriene.  Not sure if that's original with Adriene, but I love, love her yoga on YouTube and I love that quote.  
Well...this is a journey.  Of making my own pants.  I do have two pair of wearable pants to show for recent effort.  Mostly for wearing around the house I think.
First, Burda 5/2013 117A  I made up in a very soft cotton pin wale corduroy.   I've made this up twice before in linen.  I think the corduroy is just not the right fabric.  But soft and comfy.  Not bad.


Then I made up another Style Arc Barb Pant in Ponte Rome.  Hmm.  Not the fit/look I was aiming for and the ponte stretches out.  But again, they're soft and comfy and will get some wear on stay-at-home days. 


No pride, right? I think the flat bum needs to be addressed horizontally through the hip instead of shaving the upper inner back leg.  I plan to give that a try with this pattern in a stretch woven. You…