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« on: January 21, 2008 02:21:36 AM »

So, I'm making my brother a costume of this type. Not this especially, but the jacket and the pants are the same (what are those pants, called, anyway?). They appear in a game called Metal Gear Solid 3, which is placed somewhere in the 60s (1964-67 is my guess) in Soviet union, and they're Soviet troops, too.



I'm having hard time thinking of good search terms so my results are really crappy. I've been thinking that If I just added a little more space in the sides of a regular pants pattern, but I'm not sure how it would work out and I don't really have too much fabric to spend.
As for the jacket, I think I could cope with pretty much anything even a little similar to that, just some adjustments here and there and voil.

So all in all, any help will be greatly appreciated!
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« Reply #1 on: January 21, 2008 05:22:50 AM »

I think you are looking for a pattern for jodhpur pants.  Like this?


I found it at this website http://www.justmakeit.com/patterns/horse_rider/index.html
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« Reply #2 on: January 21, 2008 07:33:31 AM »

Thanks for showing us all the link!  I got a lot of other ideas from their site, even though I was not the original poster of the problem.
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« Reply #3 on: January 22, 2008 06:46:20 AM »

Waggonswest, you just made my job a whole lot easier! Thank you so much for the pic and the link, now I actually know what to look for Cheesy
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