Rosebud Roberts models her 120 weight wool plaid made from Butterick pattern #5391 at the Tchad Sewing studio workroom in Chicago during the Summer open sewing classes in Chicago.

Rosebud’s Rendering of Butterick #5391

Rosebud Roberts popped in during our open sewing studio time this week to workup a quick version of Butterick #5391 out of a nice 120 wool plaid.Butterick #5391 envelope front with five featured views - four pants shapes and one straight skirt.

The pattern went off over a day and a half of sewing without a hitch – we made a couple of alterations in the waist and back crotch, but overall it was a good fit from a well-drafted pant pattern.  We did view C.

Rosebud Roberts models her 120 weight wool plaid made from Butterick pattern #5391 at the Tchad Sewing studio workroom in Chicago during the Summer open sewing classes in Chicago.The only thing we didn’t love about this pattern is the way that the zipper and facings were cut and the directions – you may want to adapt it for a more tailored traditional fly facing rather than the simplified cut-in facing they drafted.

Rosebud Roberts models her 120 weight wool plaid made from Butterick pattern #5391 at the Tchad Sewing studio workroom in Chicago during the Summer open sewing classes in Chicago.Otherwise, a really serviceable pant for the beginner and intermediate student and a good basic set of shapes for the advanced student who wants to start playing around with a core set of shapes to start designing their own pants.

You can read about Butterick #5391 here.

You can buy Butterick #5391 here.

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