Forty ’til 40 // Simplicity 8655

Hey Family! We are quickly approaching the half way mark of my 40 favorite makes.  Look #14 goes to Simplicity 8655 Mimi G high waist pants pattern. I absolutely LOVE these pants…..

I’ve always had a slight fear of making pants.  Why?? Because of Fit!! I quickly overcame that fear because I Love to wear pants. Especially high waist. So I knew if I wanted a great fitting pair of pants, I better learn how to make them….quick!

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I’ve been looking for a pair of high waist pants that fit me the way I like.  So when I saw this Pattern I knew this was it.

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I didn’t realize the pants had pin tucks until I read the instructions.  WINNING!!!  The detail of the pin tucks gives the pants so much life!!

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This fabric is a cotton blend with stretch.  It worked so well this pattern.  I will definitely be making another pair!

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Thank you so much for stopping by.  I hope you enjoyed this look as much as I did.  I can’t wait to see you again.


Much love and many blessings!



Pattern: Simplicity 8655

Fabric: A to Z Fabrics (local in my area)

Photo Cred: Derrick Taylor

Last Pic: Luke Ballentine Moment2Remember

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