I’m so excited about today’s guest! I discovered Trula’s blog Trula Kids about a year ago and really fell in love with the bright airy photos from this Barcelona mama and the beautiful garments she makes, especially for boys. Trula is here today to share a tutorial for a button fly trouser, a detail that can make garments for boys really special. You’ll find this technique will work with most any boys pant pattern!
When Rae asked me to take part in ‘Celebrate the Boy’ I wanted to take it as an opportunity to repay the favour. I was also glad to escape the oh so popular dress-skirt-pink theme and make some boys clothes.
Button flies are just those kind of interesting details of simple designs I really like. You can add them to any simple trouser pattern. Here is how to:
Lorajean’s Magazine is over on MADE today to show you how to make this adorable crocheted Gnome Hat! Eeeeek! So. cute.
And we’ll have another awesome boy fabric giveaway today so come back later to win some great fabric for your boy!