SUNSHINE • Pattern
By I AM PATTERNS, Sunshine is a paper sewing pattern.
Garment Details: I am Sunshine, I am either a tapered leg cut or slouchy pair of jeans. I have all the details of classic jeans: Italian pockets, coin pocket, back patch pockets, rivets, a fly front, a waistband with belt loops and contrast topstitching.
Fabric Recommendations: Medium to heavyweight non-stretch woven fabric such as denim, twill, corduroy, cotton velvet, linen, sergé (chino), gabardine. Pocket lining: poplin, lawn, batiste.
Fabrics used for the samples: The sand-coloured trousers have been sewn using a cotton & linen blend by Mind the Maker. The navy-blue tapered leg jeans and for the light blue slouchy jeans have been made using a denim.
Trims required: Matching thread, interfacing: 4″ by 12″ (10 cm par 30 cm). One 4 3/4″ (12cm) long closed-end zipper with metal or moulded plastic teeth. One 3/4″ (18mm) diameter jeans button. Optional : 2 rivets to reinforce the pockets opening and optional topstitching thread.
Skill Level: Suitable for an intermediate skill level. You can find a sew along tutorial for Sunshine on the IAM Patterns' blog.
Seam allowances are included in the pattern.
The paper pattern comes packaged in an envelope and includes highly detailed fully illustrated instructions.
Photo credits: I AM Patterns.