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« on: August 04, 2011 08:52:56 AM »

Last Christmas, I asked my friends what they'd each like me to make them. I may be running a little late with these gifts Tongue
One friend chose these jeans from the Sims 2 game so he could wear them normally but also use them for cosplay. I had never made jeans, men's pants, or done a zippered fly, but of course I agreed.
I used Simplicity 4760 as a starting point, but it's very heavily altered (separate waistband, wider legs, back pockets, and those stripes-which are set in not appliqued). The top stitching was a bit of a pain to do because I wasn't able to use a twin needle. I also made the orange belt, but that was super easy.

No one will ever see this, but for fun, I used fabric I tie dyed to line the pockets.

And finally, if you've played the Sims 2 you might recognize this outfit (though we modified it quite a bit)

Thanks for looking! Comments, questions, criticisms are all welcome  Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: August 04, 2011 09:28:49 AM »

Hee hee! So fun Smiley I love the jeans. They look super comfy.
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« Reply #2 on: August 04, 2011 11:07:18 AM »

Those look so well made!  nice job!

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« Reply #3 on: August 04, 2011 11:48:04 AM »

Amazing details! I love putting special linings in garments; it's like a little surprise, just for the wearer. Great job!

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« Reply #4 on: August 04, 2011 01:09:40 PM »

LoL I hadn't read through it yet and was like "Omg, Sims!" Haha nice! I went as a sim for Halloween once, was so much fun! But only 20% knew who I was Grin

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« Reply #5 on: August 08, 2011 11:00:46 AM »

Thanks everyone!

I love putting special linings in garments; it's like a little surprise, just for the wearer.

Exactly! I think details like interesting linings or fun phrases on the care tags in store bought clothes are an awesome touch.
« Reply #6 on: August 12, 2011 02:10:15 PM »

I love those pants! That's exactly the style that I prefer to wear. I really dig the choice of fabric to line the pockets with. Makes the pants extra special.
« Reply #7 on: August 19, 2011 10:21:34 AM »

id like some of those for myself!!

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« Reply #8 on: August 28, 2011 01:41:14 AM »

Awesome! It looks very professional.

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