Is it a top? Is it culottes? No, it’s a faux-jumpsuit.

Subtitle: An ode to the generosity of other sewers. I have wanted to make a jumpsuit for a while. But let me tell you, I have a solid aversion to getting mostly naked to pee anywhere apart from my own home or a camping trip. Enter the ‘faux-jumpsuit’ – a two-piece masquerading as a one-piece. … More Is it a top? Is it culottes? No, it’s a faux-jumpsuit.

Green culottes

These culottes were made using Vogue ‘American Designer Perry Ellis’ 2808 pattern. I’m not sure where this pattern came from, perhaps from an old family friend. The material was from my sister. I made the waistband piece to measure as I’m always bigger in the waist that the pattern allows for. I thought this may … More Green culottes