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Vertical Welt Pockets for the Freestyle Harems!

I’m back with another (better!) way to add pockets to the Freestyle Harem Pants without having to add a side seam. Vertical welt pockets shaped like inseam pockets! This is one of those projects that rolled around in my brain several times and then came out perfectly … love when that happens! Typically, welt pocket […]

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Experimenting with Freestyle Harems

During the Freestyle Harem Pants testing phase, I made myself a pair and decided that, while they are super comfortable for lounging around the house, the baggy harem style isn’t something I’d normally wear out of the house. So I’ve been meaning to experiment with sizing down and this week I finally picked out some sale fabric […]

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Cute & Modest Workout Clothes!

Today I wanted to show off my cute and modest workout clothes for those who don’t do tanks! I have a lot of friends who simply choose to dress modestly, or just aren’t comfortable outside of the house in tank tops.  Add to that the current trend to have very open back tanks and sometimes […]

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Freestyle Harem Hack: Using a Yoga Waistband

There have been several people who’ve asked if it would work to put a yoga waistband on the Freestyle Harems rather than using the included elastic back waistband. With just a small additional step in construction, I’m happy to report that it works beautifully! My daughter was so excited to get another pair of the Girl’s Freestyle […]

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Freestyle Harems for Women – A Pattern Revolution Designer’s Challenge

I was excited when I was invited to participate in this month’s Designer Challenge from Pattern Revolution!  I participated in the first one in 2013, with my Kenzie’s Party Dress.  While it may not look as challenging, the women’s version of the kid’s Freestyle Harem was just that, a challenge.  It was a challenge for […]

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