A digital PDF Sewing pattern for the Lil' Bandit Pants, Sizes newborn - 2 years.

Lil’ Bandit pants with a dropped crotch, side pockets and cuffs, these pants will be fun to create with a range of patterns and colours.

Sewing level: Intermediate.

Construction processes:sewing seams, attaching side pockets, attaching waistband, elastic and cuffs.

Requirements for Pants: Fabric- knit fabric: with some stretch; cotton elastane,
sweat shirting, merino with elastane or nylon.
Cuffs and Waistband can be made from ribbing or cotton elastane.

Length required:
Short length- newborn - 9 months- 0.5 m, 12 months - 2 years- 0.6 m

Long length- newborn- 0.7 m, 3 months- 0.75 m, 6 months- 0.8 m, 9 months- 0.85 m,
12 months- 0.9 m 18 months- 0.9 m, 2 years- 0.9 m

Notions: Matching thread, machine needle – ballpoint, 15-20mm elastic..

Tools: Sewing machine, (over-locking machine if available), scissors, pins, iron/ironing board.


Lil' Bandit Pants- sizes newborn - 2yrs- PDF sewing pattern

  • How to print your SEWNZ sewing pattern

    How to Print with Adobe Reader – free downloadable programme.

    First download PDF file to your computer folders- documents/pictures.

    Open PDF with Adobe Reader,

    go to File then to Print,

    Select All pages in Page to print,

    Select Actual size in Page & Size Handling,

    Select Auto in Orientation.

    You can select specific pages to print and in colour to see each size.

    Patterns have a 2-3 cm overlap on each side, line them up and cellotape together