holiday sewing for boys

The countdown ’til Christmas is on! It’s time to sew your holiday best and you can do that with Oliver + S sewing patterns. We have lots of ideas and inspiration for holiday boy outfits. We’ve got you covered from baby through tween.

Oliver + S Art Museum Vest + Trousers

The boy you are sewing for will look dapper in the Art Museum Vest + Trousers. These examples can be found here.

Oliver + S Art Museum Vest + Trousers

Oliver + S Art Museum Vest + Trousers

On the Oliver + S blog we are here to help you along the way with our step-by-step photo tutorials. If you are sewing the Art Museum Trousers for a child who is five years old or older, they might appreciate a zipper fly. Our How to Add a Zipper Fly to any Pants tutorial will explain everything you need to know.

How to sew a zipper fly

Never sewn a welt pocket before? No worries, we’ve got our How to Sew a Welt Pocket tutorial for you!

How to sew a welt pocket

If you will be celebrating the holidays in an area where the temperatures get cold, you might be interested in our Flannel Lined Trousers tutorial.

Flannel-lined Oliver + S Art Museum Trousers

And what about a shirt? Our Sketchbook Shirt should do the trick. Here is a fantastic example sewn up by the talented Cindy.

Oliver + S Sketchbook Shirt

Meredith sewed up a bunch of nice Sketchbook shirts in her favorite pattern post.

Oliver + S Sketchbook Shirt

Now if you are sewing for a baby or young toddler we have the Lullaby Layette pattern for you. This example comes from Tricia’s favorite pattern post.

Oliver + S Lullaby Layette

And do you remember this cutie? It’s Brittney’s creation with an added collar and paired with some Art Museum Trousers.

Oliver + S Lullaby Layette and Art Museum Trousers

If you’ll be sewing the Lullaby Layette for a little boy this holiday season, you might be interested in our How to Make a Baby Tie tutorial.

Baby tie tutorial

Don’t forget about the After-School Shirt like this one, the Parachute Polo, the Sailboat Top + Pants, and the Sandbox Pants like these.

How about a coat, too? There is the Secret Agent Trench Coat and the School Days Jacket (like this one made by nevernotknitting).

Oliver + S School Days Jacket

And as far as Christmas pajamas there are the Sleepover Pajamas.

Oliver + S Sleepover Pajamas

As well as the Bedtime Story Pajamas, like this pair made by Shelley. Be sure to check out our Christmas pajama inspiration post for even more ideas.

Oliver + S Bedtime Story Pajamas

Please share your holiday/formal boy sewing in the Oliver + S Flickr group or tag it with #oliverands on Instagram.

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