A digital PDF Sewing pattern for a Sleepy suit with an easy neckline opening and elasticated hem.
Sizes newborn, 3, 6, 9 months.

The Sleepy suit pattern or t-shirt pattern is designed to easily slip over your little one’s delicate head.
This pattern offers sleep suit length with elasticated hem or hip length with both long and short sleeves.

Sewing level: intermediate with supporting YouTube video access.

Construction processes: stay-stitching, attaching binding, sewing seams, hemming and creating elastic casing. 

Requirements for project: Fabric- knit fabric: choose from single knit, double knit, soft merino blends, soft baby polar fleece (medium to tight stretch). 

Length required: newborn- 0.65 m, 3-6 months- 0.70 m, 9 months- 0.75 m. 

Notions: Matching thread, 40-50 cm x 15-20 mm elastic, Machine needle – ballpoint

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

Sleepy Suit Easy Neck -NB-9mths-PDF 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