I've been planning to make some basic denim Jenny Overalls
since I made my first pair. Recently I came across the 3 yards of Cone Mills denim I'd bought for this purpose, and started washing it up.
I got it cut and started sewing, then life happened. It languished in piles around my sewing machine, taunting me. I'd sneak in a little sew here and there, and finally, 3 weeks later, they were done!
I used Cone Mills S-Gene Denim, probably 9 oz. This is a pattern that calls for non-stretch, but I was going for comfort, so I figured it would be fine. I did end up taking in the side seams a bit more than I would have for a non-stretch.
I also narrowed the legs, using Heather's tutorial
for a tapered leg Jenny, and also her tutorial for side seam buttons
, since I'm sort of obsessed with this look.
I used these buckles
and these buttons
, the ones with... [read more]