This beginner friendly pants pattern are the perfect fit, every single time! They are drafted for all children who wear diapers or pull ups and are fitted through the waist and hip. Included in this pants pattern are skinny, regular, bell bottom or wide widths. You can choose to add hip pockets and/or back pockets. You even have the option to make them into shorts. This pattern uses knit fabric with a stretch of anything over 40%. Stretch denim frequently works great! This is the only pants sewing pattern that you'll ever need. You'll love this design!
Included with this pattern is our Fit Worksheet to help you get the best possible fit.
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What to wear with your pants:
Also available in these styles:
Style: Skinny Leg, Regular Leg, Wide Leg and Bell Bottoms
Length: Biking Shorts, Knee Length Shorts or Pants
Pockets: Front and 2 Styles of Back Pockets
Waistband: Yoga Waistband or Elastic Waistband
Fabric Requirements: Knit fabric 56-60” wide with at least 2-way 40% stretch. Fabric suggestions include, but not limited to, Cotton Jersey, Cotton Spandex, French Terry, Ponte and Jegging Knit Denim. Stretch denim also works great for more of a jeans style! Yoga Waistband requires at least 50% stretch with good recovery. Fabric suggestions include, but not limited to, Ribbing, Cotton Lyrca and Interlock.
Notions: Matching thread, Elastic for waistband
Machine requirements: Optional serger or sewing machine with a zig zag (or other stretch type) stitch.
What's Included: *Please Note: This is a PDF Sewing Pattern. You will not recieve anything in the mail.
- Color Coded No Trim Pattern Pieces in these formats:
- 8.5 X 11 US Letter
- A0 (Copy Shop)
- Projector File
- Imperial & Metric Measurements
- Step-by-step Sewing Instructions with detailed pictures to help you understand the steps.
- Fabric suggestions & supply list
- Helpful sewing hints & tips throughout the tutorial
Check out the Mamma Can Do It Blog! It is full of resources, hacks, and tutorials.
Modifications for this pattern: Click Here to see the full list.
- Adding a front "jeans style" pocket and waistband casing
- Adding Button Tabs to the Boy Fit Pants
- How to Add Color Block for Boy Fit Pants
- Fit Pants Front Patch Pocket Hack and Tutorial
- How To Add Reinforced Knees to the Boy Fit Pants
- Fit Pants Hack: Adding an Elastic Band and Increasing the Rise
- How to Add a Short Yoga Waistband to the Fit Pants
- How To Make Easy Cuffs for Kids' Pants
- Single Layer Pocket Tutorial
First time sewing with knit fabric?
Don't worry, I have a short video on the easiest way to fix the frustrations that we all have with using knit fabric. Click here to view the video.
This is a PDF sewing pattern and tutorial to teach you how to create these garments. YOU WILL NOT RECIEVE ANYTHING IN THE MAIL.
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