Free Pants Patterns

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Pants are relatively simple with a few easy patterns and how-to tutorials. Check out these free patterns and step-by-step instructions for pants.

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    Free Pants Pattern
    Free Pants Pattern. Burda Style

    These slacks are part of a pants suit set available at Burda Style. They have two stylish pockets in the front and one on the back, giving them a slightly nautical feel.

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    Pants Pattern
    Pants Pattern. Teodora

    Teodora at Burda Style used Pattern Maker to draw up the instructions for these easy pants. This is a simple size 38 design, and does not take seam allowance into account, so be sure to add 5/8" to the edges.

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    Pants might seem like a great challenge, but they are actually pretty easy to make from scratch. The measurements are perfect when you use a pair of pants that fit you as a pattern.

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    How-to Bellbottoms
    How-to Bellbottoms. Rain Blanken

    To add a little flare to your jeans, all you need is a bit of fabric and a few minutes of stitching. I'll show you how to get that boho look and make a pair of bell-bottom jeans.

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    Side Panel Pants
    Side Panel Pants. Rain Blanken

    Side seam inserts are an easy way to give a pair of pants some personality. You can cut up your old Star Wars sheets, buy a celestial pattern fabric, or patch together cloth scraps to make your panels. You can also use side panels to make a waistline bigger.

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    Capri Pants
    Capri Pants. Rain Blanken

    These capris are so simple to make, you may never buy another pair. Minimal sewing experience is required for this project.