digital sketchbook shirt + shorts sewing pattern

digital sketchbook shirt + shorts sewing pattern
Price: $15.95
Availability: In Stock
Brand: Oliver + S
Made By: Liesl + Co.
MPN: OS018SKD
Our Item: OLV-OS018SKD
Average Rating: 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
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What shall we draw today? This boy's or girl's classic shirt and shorts pattern features a shirt in two versions: a cuffed, long-sleeve option with a one-piece collar and chest pocket or a band collar and short sleeve option. Both styles include button front placket and shirt-tail hem. Below-the-knee length elastic-waist shorts include front pockets and mock fly.

 

digital sketchbook shirt + shorts sewing pattern
  • Digital Patterns

    This style is provided as a digital pattern. It may be printed on both home printers (using either 8 1/2" x 11" or A4 paper) and at service bureaus that handle 36" wide sheets. When you complete your order, you will be provided with a unique code to instantly download the pattern. See our digital product policy for full details.

    Description

    Boy's or girl's classic shirt and shorts. View A includes one-piece collar, long sleeves with cuffs, and chest pocket. View B has band collar and short sleeves. Both styles include button front placket and shirt-tail hem. Below-the-knee length elastic-waist shorts include front pockets and mock fly.

    Skills Used

    Each of our patterns calls on a unique set of sewing skills. Haven't ever done one of these things before? Don't worry. We'll walk you through it, step by step.

    After successfully sewing this pattern, you will have developed the following skills: buttonholes, collar, flat-set sleeves, front hip pocket, patch pockets, plackets, and pleats.

    Suggested Fabrics

    Shirt: Light- to medium-weight woven fabrics like quilting cotton, broadcloth, lawn, shirting, poplin, fine-wale corduroy, and linen.
    Shorts: Light- to medium-weight woven fabrics like denim, canvas, chambray, corduroy, twill, and linen.

    Notions

    Shirt: Thread, eight 3/8" or 1/2" buttons (six for View B), lightweight fusible interfacing.
    Shorts: Thread, 3/4" wide elastic.

    digital sketchbook shirt + shorts sewing pattern

    Fabric Guide (fabric width: 44"-45")

    size 6-12 M 12-18 M 18-24 M 2T 3T 4 5 6 7 8 10 12
    View A 1 1/2
    yards
    1 1/2
    yards
    1 1/2
    yards
    1 1/2
    yards
    1 3/4
    yards
    1 3/4
    yards
    1 3/4
    yards
    1 3/4
    yards
    2
    yards
    2
    yards
    2
    yards
    2
    yards
    View B 1
    yard
    1
    yard
    1
    yard
    1
    yard
    1
    yard
    1 1/4
    yards
    1 1/2
    yards
    1 1/2
    yards
    1 1/2
    yards
    1 1/2
    yards
    1 3/4
    yards
    1 3/4
    yards
    View C 3/4
    yard
    3/4
    yard
    3/4
    yard
    3/4
    yard
    1
    yard
    1
    yard
    1
    yard
    1
    yard
    1 1/4
    yards
    1 1/4
    yards
    1 1/2
    yards
    1 1/2
    yards

     

    Finished Measurements

    size 6-12 M 12-18 M 18-24 M 2T 3T 4 5 6 7 8 10 12
    Shirt Chest 23" 24" 25" 25
    1/2"
    26
    1/2"
    27
    1/2"
    28
    1/2"
    29
    1/2"
    31" 32" 33
    3/4"
    35"
    Shirt Length* 13
    1/2"
    14" 14
    1/2"
    15" 15
    1/2"
    16" 16
    1/2"
    17" 17
    1/2"
    18" 18
    1/2"
    19"
    Long Sleeve Length** 14
    1/4"
    15
    1/4"
    16
    1/4"
    17
    1/4"
    18
    1/4"
    19
    1/4"
    20
    1/2"
    22" 23" 24
    1/2"
    25
    1/2"
    27"
    Short Sleeve Length** 11" 11
    1/4"
    11
    1/2"
    11
    3/4"
    12" 12
    1/4"
    12
    1/2"
    12
    3/4"
    13" 13
    1/2"
    13
    3/4"
    14"
    Shorts Outseam 9
    3/4"
    10
    1/4"
    10
    1/2"
    11
    3/4"
    12
    1/4"
    13" 14" 15
    3/4"
    16
    1/2"
    17" 18" 18
    3/4"
    Shorts Hip, Extended 22
    3/4"
    23
    3/4"
    24
    3/4"
    25
    1/4"
    26
    1/2"
    27
    1/2"
    28
    1/2"
    31
    1/4"
    32
    3/4"
    33
    3/4"
    35
    1/2"
    36
    1/4"

     

    * Measured from shoulder at neckline.
    ** Measured from center back neck.

  • English System
    Size Chest
    (in)
    Waist
    (in)
    Hip
    (in)
    Height
    (in)
    Weight
    (lbs)
    6-12M 19 19 ½ 19 ½ 27-29 17-22
    12-18M 19 ¾ 20 ½ 20 ½ 29-31 22-27
    18-24M 20 ½ 21 21 31-33 27-30
    2T 21 21 22 33-36 30-33
    3T 21 ½ 21 23 36-39 33-36
    4 22 ½ 21 ½ 24 39-42 36-39
    5 23 ½ 22 25 ½ 42-45 39-44
    6 24 ½ 22 ½ 26 ½ 45-49 45-55
    7 25 ½ 23 27 ½ 49-52 56-64
    8 26 ½ 23 ½ 28 ½ 52-54 65-72
    10 28 24 30 54-56 73-77
    12 29 25 31 ½ 56-58 78-82

     

    Metric System
    Size Chest
    (cm)
    Waist
    (cm)
    Hip
    (cm)
    Height
    (cm)
    Weight
    (kg)
    6-12M 48 50 50 69-74 8-10
    12-18M 50 52 51 74-79 10-12
    18-24M 52 53 56 79-84 12-14
    2T 53 53 56 84-91 14-15
    3T 55 53 58 91-99 15-16
    4 57 55 61 99-107 16-18
    5 60 56 65 107-114 18-20
    6 62 57 67 114-124 20-25
    7 65 58 70 124-132 25-29
    8 67 60 72 132-137 29-33
    10 71 61 76 137-142 33-35
    12 74 64 80 142-147 35-37

     

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    Average rating: 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 (based on 6 reviews)

    5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Great for school uniforms , 10/16/2014

    Reviewer: ( Hastings , New Zealand)

    Loved this easy to follow pattern. I made white school shirts and they came out great. I will make many more over the years!


    5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Adorable, wearable pattern!, 10/13/2014

    Reviewer: (Eugene, Oregon)

    I made both the long sleeve and short sleeve versions of the shirt for my son's sixth birthday. He went with me to pick out some nice cottons, and they went together very quickly considering that I am such a slow sewer! The trickiest part was the yolk, but the directions were clear and there were no hitches. The only modification I made was snaps instead of buttons, for ease of dressing himself, and it's great. The shirts are comfortable and he wears them a lot already.


    5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Very easy, handsome shorts, 9/2/2014

    Reviewer: (Aptos, California, USA)

    Took me very little time to sew these size 4T shorts up in a sturdy gray/white striped seersucker. The directions were complete and easy to follow. Would like to have instructions for using buttonhole elastic to make waist adjustable as I sew 6-12 months ahead of when they will be worn, and hate to have to guess on the waist measurement.


    5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Sketchbook shorts review, 8/11/2014

    Reviewer: (Brandon, Manitoba, Canada)

    This pattern had easy-to -follow instructions and great results as with all Oliver and S patterns. I have only made the shorts so far. I loved the pleats and the flat front. This was my first faux fly. It was easy to do, thanks to clear instructions, and it looks like the real thing. My daughter, who is almost 12, really likes them. This was also my first digital pattern, and I was amazed at how easy it was to put together. I highly recommend this pattern!


    5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Great Shirt, 7/23/2014

    Reviewer: (Rexburg, Idaho, United States)

    This pattern is very nice and has great instructions. I love the boy patterns and wish there were more of them. I also wish they came in bigger sizes too. My oldest is outgrowing the size 12 so I have to modify the pattern to make it fit. Bottom line-it's a great pattern and I will sew it many more times.


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