Home » DIY Ribbed velvet ankle zip trousers

DIY Ribbed velvet ankle zip trousers

In an effort to get rid of old fabric that’s been collecting dust, I’ve made a ton of separates this month. When I pulled out this ribbed velvet I picked up from Joann’s two years ago, I figured the only thing to be done with this is a pair of pants.  These pants were made using this McCalls M6404 pattern view A with the following pattern alterations:

-Removed the knee riding insert
-Added 4″ to the length
-Added a 9″ side zipper
-Added a 3″ band at the ankle
-Added a 9″ zipper at the ankle
-Added a 2.5″ waist band

Pants- DIY
Top-vintage Oscar de la Renta
Heels- Schutz

Shop the look

!function(doc,s,id){ var e, p; if(!doc.getElementById(id)) { e = doc.createElement(s); e.id = id; p = ‘//shopsensewidget.shopstyle.com/widget-script.js’; var cb = new Date().getTime(); p += ‘?cb=’ + cb; e.src = p; doc.body.appendChild(e); } if(typeof window.ss_shopsense === ‘object’){ if(doc.readyState === ‘complete’){ window.ss_shopsense.init(); } } }(document, ‘script’, ‘shopsensewidget-script’);