Trousers: sizes – newborn - 18 months


Sewing level: intermediate.


Construction processes: sewing seams, creating pockets, clipping, attaching a waistband, inserting elastic, neatening fabric, hemming.


Requirements for project:


Fabric- Woven fabric:  choose a light to medium weight fabric weight such as cotton, denim, corduroy, flannel or

a light soft wool.


Length required:  0 – 12months – 0.55m,

                              18 months – 0. 6 m.



Notions: Matching thread, 10-15mm elastic,

machine needle – sharp.


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

Trousers- sizes newborn - 18 mths- 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