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InstructionsThis runs really, really big. I shortened the length but on the next pair I will also shorten the crotch and armhole depths. The pants legs are also really baggy/roomy. I do love the detailing on them, though. Contrasting trim, box pleat and side slits on the shirt; false fly and pockets on the pants. I did not like the cheesy way they finished the back seam so did my own thing there. All in all ...
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Type of item: Clothing
What was your inspiration?
I need some warm jammies for the winter and am tired of paying for the crappy, store bought kind that never fit properly.
What are you most proud of?
The contrasting trim. And the buttonholes. I sewed these pajamas on my Bernina 830 Record. All but the buttonholes. Those were sewn on my Singer 600E using a buttonhole attachment. It makes perfect buttonholes.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Be aware that it runs big and make the proper adjustments to the pattern.