Patterns for Pirates Linen and Little Loungers

I love a nice comfy woven pant.  Especially as a mom of young kids, I’m all over the place and up and down a lot.  I need something that can accommodate running around with my kids, or just going to the store.  Having a pair of pants or shorts that I can throw on and know they will be comfortable like my yoga pants, but look more put together, is exactly what I need.  Patterns for Pirates has fulfilled my wishes!  Meet the Linen Loungers and Little LoungersLL7

When Judy posted about this pattern, I started looking around for some nice chambray fabric.  I got this grey chambray from Cali Fabrics for a great price.  I made the bermuda length for my son and me.  I did the patch front pockets for mine, and the hidden slat pockets for my son.  There’s also back patch pockets with the pattern too.  You have the option of doing a woven or a knit waistband, with either waistband having an optional drawstring.

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The pattern also comes with several different lengths.  There’s are pants, capri, bermuda, and shorts lengths.  The shorts can have cuffs, curved hem, and/or button tabs.  LL22

Recently when I was in Los Angeles, I picked up several yards of rayon challis.  The print above is one that I grabbed while I was there.  It worked perfectly for these capri pants with the hidden slat pockets.  The pattern will be on sale until Sunday, July 23.  There is a bundle with the kid’s and women’s pattern, or you can grab them separately.  The final pattern round-up post can be found here.  There’s also a blog post about hacks, so check that out too.LL2LL10LL17LL23

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