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The clocks ‘fall’ back early tomorrow morning so these are autumnal trousers. The fabric is twice the weight of the linen I used in the last pair of pants, but I needed to make the same adjustments again to cater … Continue reading

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To line or underline? Oh and some happy finds

Thank you for all your comments on my last post.  Suffice it to say that washing the pants removed all evidence of the bagginess so I will be ironing then lining them to see if that reduces future expansions. Anne … Continue reading

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Rookie’s Saggy Linen Butt

I have worn my new trousers all day today and they are super comfy and cool.  I do rather wish I had lined them though … Hindsight (guffaw snort) is a wonderful thing and from now on all linen garments … Continue reading

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