Inspiration for your Cinnamon Trousers

So… not sure yet if you are into the new CocoWawa Pattern, the Cinnamon Trousers, just yet? Well, here we have some fashion inspiration to convince you that THESE are THE trousers to make this year! ๐Ÿ™‚ And also, a bit of fabric shopping to get you in the mood… ๐Ÿ˜‰ Are you ready?

Let’s start then with some inspiration from the high street!

Asos CocoWawa Crafts sewing pattern Cinnamon Trousers inspiration

Lovely Spring version in pink with big ruffles from TopShop

High street CocoWawa Crafts sewing pattern Cinnamon Trousers inspiration

A more simple option if you choose version A of the Cinnamon Trousers

Monki 2 CocoWawa Crafts sewing pattern Cinnamon Trousers inspiration

You can also have some fun with bold prints! These are from Monki

TopShop CocoWawa Crafts sewing pattern Cinnamon Trousers inspiration

Ruffle detail at the hem of this model from TopShop

Asos Curve CocoWawa Crafts sewing pattern Cinnamon Trousers inspiration

Beautiful and a more classic option from TopShop. Go for version B with pleats on the Cinnamon Trousers!

MissGuided CocoWawa Crafts sewing pattern Cinnamon Trousers inspiration

A version with classic, minimalist lines from MissGuided

Monki CocoWawa Crafts sewing pattern Cinnamon Trousers inspiration

Another cool version from Monki with ruffles at the hem

TopShop waistband ruffle CocoWawa Crafts Cinnamon Trousers inspiration

A super idea for a hack! Ruffles at the waistband anyone?

Thoughts on these? Hope this has inspired you to get over any ‘trousers’ fear’ and to start sewing. I tell you, you won’t regret it, they are so comfy! And now… for some fabric inspiration. One of the good things about the Cinnamon Trousers is that you can make a pair for the cold and for warm days as well.

For Autumn and Winter, we recommend medium weight woven fabrics like velvet, corduroy, tweed,
needlecord or babycord, fine wool, denim… You can also choose them with a bit of stretch, no more than 10 or a maximum of 20%. Here are some lovely examples we’ve found online:

Corduroy from Higgs and Higgs CocoWawa Crafts Cinnamon Trousers

Beautiful corduroy fabrics from Higgs and Higgs

Velvet from Fabric Godmother CocoWawa Crafts Cinnamon Trousers

The most gorgeous velvet fabrics from Fabric Godmother

Denim from Sew Me Sunshine CocoWawa Crafts Cinnamon Trousers

Super colourful denim fabric from Sew Me Sunshine

For Spring and Summer, go for light to medium weight woven fabrics like cotton, linen, chambray, light denim, viscose, double gauze… You can also choose them with a bitย of stretch, no more than 10 or a maximum of 20%.

Chambray fabric from Guthrie and Ghani CocoWawa Crafts Cinnamon Trousers sewing pattern

Beautiful selection of chambray fabric from Guthrie and Ghani

Vichy cotton fabric from Pretty Mercerie CocoWawa Crafts Cinnamon Trousers sewing pattern

Vichy cotton fabric from Pretty Mercerie

Viscose rayon fabric from Cotton Reel Studio CocoWawa Crafts Cinnamon Trousers sewing pattern

Viscose rayon from Cotton Reel Studio

Ready now for some sewing? ๐Ÿ™‚ Don’t forget that there’s a step-by-step tutorial on our YouTube channel that guides you along the whole sewing process.

Now, get your Cinnamon Trousers and start making today!

See you soon.

xxx

Ana

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