Brand Sew Chibi Designs
Comfort fashion for the win! The Pudding Pants PDF Pattern is a relaxed fit knit pants pattern, rockin’ three different hem options, drawstring waistband, solid pants or color-blocked with pockets, as well as optional pin-tucking. Make them as vivid or monotone as you want; for boys AND girls from toddler 12/18M all the way up to 15/16Y! If you are tired of clicking the refresh button on your pants making (or buying!) game, break free and start making some Pudding Pants!
・leg finishes include: contrast cuff, standard hem, or rolled cuff hem.
・optional Center Front pin-tucking
・solid color or color-blocked
・pockets (for color-blocked option only
MAIN FABRICS: Light to medium weight knit fabric with at least 40% stretch recovery: cotton or cotton blend jersey, knit interlock, sweater knit (see notes above).
CONTRAST FABRICS: Ribbing, jersey with at least 75% stretch recovery. If you are using a knit fabric with less stretch recovery, add about 1/2"-3/4" (1-2cm) to the pattern piece. Do not use fabric with less than 30% stretch recovery.
SOME TECHNIQUES MAY INCLUDE (but are not exclusive to): sewing with knit fabric (I've made a guide for you if it's your first time sewing with knits), sewing color-blocked pieces, sewing pockets, pin-tucking, sewing cuffs, constructing an adjustable, elasticized waistband, and making ties.
Notions + supplies:
For Pants Construction:
・ ballpoint/stretch size 80 needle
・ 1.5 - 2 yards (˜1.3-1.8 meters) twill tape, cording, or *sewn ties
・ 1 yard of 1.25” wide elastic (˜3cm) (sports elastic works best.)
・ scraps of lightweight interfacing for buttonholes
・ a bodkin for pulling elastic or safety pin
・ stretch twin needle for pin-tucks (1/8" or ˜3mm wide)
・ coverstitch machine for hemming
・ walking foot if using a sewing machine