Happy Home Blog Hop

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Hey everyone, back so soon right?!? I told you guys I had quite a few fun things planned to share with you before summer comes to an end! Today, it’s my turn to share my project using Sew Caroline’s new Happy Home fabric collection!

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Our home is definitely my happy place, so for my project I wanted to sew something that is a vital part of what makes my home my happy place. Who doesn’t love coming home from work and putting on your favorite pair of sweatpants?!? When I walk through my door at the end of the day, my first step is giving lots of kisses and hugs to Piper (my husband isn’t home when I get home) and my next step is getting out of my work clothes and into some sweatpants!

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My sweatpants are of course the True Bias Hudson Pants. I’ve already made a pair of these for myself, 2 pairs for my mom, and went ahead and cut 2 more pairs out for myself when I cut these. Do you think I might have a sweatpant obsession?

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For this pair, I decided to give eyelets a try instead of sewing button holes for the drawstrings. I think I should have added a little more interfacing, because they seem a little flimsy with the stretchy knit fabric. I really like how they look though! I’m also really loving the cropped version paired with this bright “summery” fabric!

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For my fabric, I chose Table Flowers Knit in Rainbow. I think this fabric makes the sweetest pair of sweatpants. All of my hudson’s, including my 2 currently waiting to be sewn, I have used Art Gallery fabric for. The quality of their fabric is amazing. It is super soft, does not fade or pill, and the recovery is so good that I can wear my sweatpants for days and you would never know the difference (don’t judge). Despite the heat, I’ve been wearing my new pair around the house ever since I made them. I just can’t help myself, they really do make me happy!

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If you guys have been following me for awhile, then I’m sure you know how much we love our fur baby, Piper. She is a huge part of our happy home!

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Anyways, enough about me and my love for sweatpants for today. Make sure you check out these other lovely ladies’ Happy Home projects!

7/13/15 – Adrianna at Hey June Handmade

7/14/15 – Jenn at A Jennuine Life

7/15/15 – Miranda at One Little Minute

7/16/15 – Melissa at Melly Sews

7/17/15 – Thuy at My Paper Pinwheel

7/20/15 – Kate at See Kate Sew

7/21/15 – Abbey at Sew Charleston

7/22/15 – Erin at Sewbon

7/23/15 – Bev at Flamingo Toes

7/24/15 – Dana at Dana Made it

6 comments

  1. Love these! I never think that these pants would look good on me but maybe I should try them as pajama pants first…. I always like your makes!

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