Christmas Pajamas

26 Dec

So you see the Carolyn Pajamas I made myself at the beginning of the month were just a test run before making some Christmas pajamas for my BFF. I was very cunning and casually brought of the subject of flannel plaid back in July and showed her some that I was considering for myself and asked her opinion. Naturally she said which plaid she liked best. Roll on forward six months and I’ve got the perfect Christmas present!

I made them them in an identical fashion to mine apart from a few finishing techniques on the bottoms: I encased the faux fly with bias binding (to match the piping) and used flat felled seams for the crotch and inside legs (so that they were extra strong). Other than that they’re made just like mine!

Did you make Christmas presents for anyone this year?

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  1. Pajamas for G. | Thimble & Threads - March 16, 2016

    […] Christmas G had some major pajamas envy when he saw how wonderfully cozy my BFF’s and my Carolyn pajamas were. So he requested I make him a pair.  Initially he was adamant that he […]

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  2. Pajamas are trending in my sewing room | The Monthly Stitch - March 25, 2016

    […] must count as #sewhotrighnow, in my sewing room at least. First I made myself some, then I made a pair for my BFF at Christmas, then last week I made some for G (Simplicity 3971 not Carolyn), and finally this week […]

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  3. Week 3 – Me Made May | Thimble & Threads - May 22, 2016

    […] The temperature dropped a bit today so I’m back in one of my favorite flannel shirts. I absolutely love McCalls 5124. Its one of the first shirt patterns I got as an adult and I’ve been making it for years now. I particularly love this version (note its actually the same fabric as my BFF’s Xmas PJs). […]

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  4. Quilting a hug | Thimble & Threads - August 25, 2016

    […] to make her a throw from the scraps of the flannel pajamas I’ve made in the last year: her Christmas pajamas, her sister’s  pajamas, mine and G.’s pajamas (and my ma’s too) plus the scraps […]

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