Sailboat Top and Pants for Nephew B.

19 Jun

Our youngest nephew is turning 2 this weekend, so as part of his present, I made him the Oliver and S Sailboat Top and Pants in size 2T. For the top, I used fabric by Alexander Henry, and for the pants, I used a heavy-weight chocolate brown linen. The pattern itself, was so easy.

For those of you who have been daunted in trying an O&S pattern, may I recommend you start with this one?  I can’t say enough how well-written these patterns are.  They have enabled me to really push myself as a sewer and try things that I once thought were beyond my technical ability.

I am working on another sailboat outfit for J.  I finished the top earlier this week, but still need to get around to making the pants.


2 Responses to “Sailboat Top and Pants for Nephew B.”

  1. Este June 20, 2009 at 11:33 am #

    Very nice work — I especially love the shirt fabric. What a lucky nephew!

  2. Crista June 22, 2009 at 1:40 pm #

    Love the fabric for the top and the chocolate to compliment.
    So nice!

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