Liana Stretch Jeans
Brand Itch to Stitch
There is no other piece of garment as classic as jeans. They are surprisingly easy to make. Once you get the right fit, you’ll never want to buy another pair, ever! Liana Stretch Jeans are designed to fit real women. These mid-rise jeans have three different leg options – skinny, straight and boot. You will want to live in these jeans 24/7!
Liana Stretch Jeans Feature:
-Options for skinny, straight and boot cut legs
-Mid-rise that sits higher in the back for better coverage
-Classic five-pocket design with optional back pocket flaps
-Pocket stay to keep pockets in place and trim the tummy
-Layers feature–print only the sizes you need
-An additional large format file that you can send to your print shop to print
Skill Level: Intermediate+
Size Chart: see photo.
Number of pattern pages: 26 for each leg option (on A4 or Letter Size Paper)
Number of instruction pages: 19
Primary Fabric: Use a 7 to 12 oz (237 to 406 gsm) stretch denim fabric with 20% to 25% stretch. You may use twill or corduroy with similar weight and stretch.
Lining Fabric: Use a stable, non stretch woven fabric for the lining. Quilting cotton is a great choice.
-One (1) 6” (15 cm) metal or jeans zipper
-One (1) jeans button
-Two (2) jeans buttons for pocket flaps (optional)
-A 12” x 6” (30 cm x 15 cm) piece of water-soluble or tear-away stabilizer
-One piece of 43” (109 cm) long 1/4” (0.6 cm) wide twill tape
-Nine (9) rivets (optional)
-Size 14 or larger jeans machine needles
-Wire cutters and pliers (for shortening zipper)
-Hammer (optional for reducing seam thickness)
-Tailor’s clapper (optional for pressing and reducing seam thickness)
-220-grit sandpaper and sanding block (optional for distressing)
-Walking foot for your sewing machine (optional)
-Serger machine (optional)