Giraffe Pajama Pants

Handmade Pajama Pants for Daughter Number Three

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PatternCarolyn Pajamas by Closet Case Files
Fabric: Cotton Knit Abstract Giraffe Fabric
Year: 2015 Classic Pajama
Notions: thread and waistband elastic
Time to complete: One day
First worn: December 25 by my daughter
Wear again? She loves them!

I won this fabric as a contestant in the Super Online Sewing Match II hosted by Sew Mama Sew last summer. I ended up being a simi-finalist. You can see my entries here, here, and here. For the last entry, we had to make Carolyn Pajamas by Coset Case Files. Out of the 4 remaining contestants, I was eliminated in this round. I was disappointed of course, but I was proud to have made it that far.

FullSizeRenderAnyway, after each elimination, the remaining contestants were gifted coupons from the Sew Mama Sew sponsors. I chose this cotton knit fabric with the abstract giraffe design with one of my coupons. With this lovely soft fabric, I made a pair of Carolyn pajama bottoms. There wasn’t enough fabric for the top, so I purchasedd a couple of RTW soft tee’s to go with them.

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My daughter is a petite five foot two each person, so I made a few alterations to the size 8 pattern. I shortened it by about 2 inches on the lengthen/shorten line and also shortened about 3/4 inch above the crotch.

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Back

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Pocket

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Really Cute Fabric!

Three of our daughters, along with their significant others, and our two grandchildren came to visit us during the holidays. We had a spectacular time!

I made my youngest daughter four pillows for her couch. I used  scraps I had left over from the shirts I made for Lecien Fabric. I’ll blog about the pillows very soon!

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Daughters cooking up a storm!

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Panna Cotta with Pear Sauce

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Happy New year to all!

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About zibergirl

Seamstress, Sewist, Artist, Fashionista, Quilter, Upcycler, Textile Obsessed!
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6 Responses to Giraffe Pajama Pants

  1. Amanda says:

    Great PJs! And lovely family photos! Happy New Year to you too x

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  2. Those jammies are awesome! Great job! Happy New Year!

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Love the fabric! Very cool! Happy New Year!

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  4. prttynpnk says:

    Those are adorable!!!

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