FABRIC: I realize I've been on a chambray kick lately and I am very sorry if that bores anyone cause I can't get enough of it. I now realize this medium heather blue knit is the stretchy equivalent of chambray. I got it at a now closed local fabric shop. I should have bought the whole bolt, I forget that kids grow, and you can reuse the same fabric in different sizes. This is wonderfully comfy and I've been making the kids things with snippets of it for a few years. This was the last big chunk.
FIT/SIZE: L measured as a 5 exactly. For this pair I went with it, but now that I am more familiar with the fit I'll bump up to a 6 so she gets a bit more wear out of them.
ALTERATIONS: There is pretty much no scenario where my sewing machine will make buttonholes in knit, so I skipped that part. The drawstring is another fun place to mix up the colors, so i'm gonna try to find another way for next time (found a way around buttonhole problem, will discuss when the second and third pairs are out from under the Christmas tree).
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