Pattern Testing: Big Little’s Pixie Pants

Lately, I had the opportunity to test out some awesomely cute pants. They came out this week! Drum roll please… Big Little’s Pixie Pants! Aren’t they adorable? I think they are the sweetest thing ever, and they fit my Lillon’s personality perfectly. Sweet.



I think they are perfect for wearing with some warm tights underneath for fall or winter. They will probably need some REALLY thick tights if this winter is as cold as last. ( and a wool sweater, and fur boots, and a fur coat…) If it happens to be warm yet in your corner of the world there is a shorts pattern on the same lines that came out at the same time.





You can see Lillon is quite pleased with them. They fit nicely and are comfortable for running and playing. I like the flat waistband in the front and the elastic in back. It has a nice clean look while still leaving some room to grow.The Pixie Pants have a pocket option, so I went with it. Every kid loves pockets!




The instructions were simple and easy to follow. I didn’t have any trouble getting them together except for some absentmindedness while sewing on the pockets. I forgot to mark where I supposed to stop sewing on the pockets and ended up with some confusion and seam ripping a few steps later. It pays to read the directions well! I am slowly learning this lesson. Until then, my seam ripper is my best friend when I sew.

I think these would look really cute in corduroy or a plaid print wool for winter with a warm sweater. Lightweight materials would be great for summer. Oh the possibilities!


Great news! Lisa is offering 15% of the Pixie Pants Pattern here and the Pixie Shorts pattern here for the duration of the tour. All you need is the coupon code PIXIEPANTS15, valid until Tuesday 23 September.

Be sure to check back in on the Big Little blog on Tuesday for a giveaway too!

My first blog tour! Yippee! Check out  some of the other adorable pants and shorts:

Mon 15 Lisa @ Big Little
Tues 16 Leanne @ Paper Moon
Wed 17 Jenny @ Mend & Make New
Thurs 18 Leonie @ Sunshine x 3
Fri 19 Aimee @ Small Steps Big Noises
Sat 20 Brooke @ Gracenuts
Mon 22 Orsolya @ Borsoo
Tues 23 Viki – posted by Big Little and a GIVEAWAY!




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4 Responses to Pattern Testing: Big Little’s Pixie Pants

  1. Leanne says:

    Love them and your daughter looks well-pleased wearing her new pants. Great job!

  2. Lisa says:

    She looks so adorable, and happy in her new pixie pants! Thanks so much for your help in testing the pattern. Lisa xx

  3. Abbi says:

    Those turned out quite cute. Makes me want to do some sewing. Right now though we are in the middle of building out house and sewing is having to wait.

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