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buttoned-up button-down shirt sewing pattern

buttoned-up button-down shirt sewing pattern
Price: $14.95
Brand: Oliver + S
Item: OLV-OS054BU2
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A wardrobe staple, for boys and girls, this shirt is both versatile and polished. The pattern features many professional details like separate button-down collar and collar band, tower sleeve placket, and collar and cuff facings to help you sew great looking shirts with a comfortable, relaxed fit. View A includes a continuous (cut-on) placket and classic chest pocket. View B features a separate (set-in) placket and workshirt-style pockets with concealed button flaps.

 

buttoned-up button-down shirt sewing pattern
  • Description

    A wardrobe staple, for boys and girls, this shirt is both versatile and polished. The pattern features many professional details like separate button-down collar and collar band, tower sleeve placket, and collar and cuff facings to help you sew great looking shirts with a comfortable, relaxed fit. View A includes a continuous (cut-on) placket and classic chest pocket. View B features a separate (set-in) placket and workshirt-style pockets with concealed button flaps.

    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, curved seam, collar, flat-set sleeves, patch pockets, and placket.

    Suggested Fabrics

    Suitable for a variety of light- to medium-weight woven fabrics including quilting cotton, voile, lawn, shirting, poplin, broadcloth, denim, linen, and flannel.

    Notions

    Coordinating thread, featherweight interfacing (fusible or sew-in), 3/8" buttons (View A: 10 for sizes 3T–8, 11 for sizes 10–12; View B: 12 for sizes 3T–8, 13 for sizes 10–12).

    buttoned-up button-down shirt sewing pattern

    Fabric Guide

    SIZE 3T 4 5 6
    Both Views, 44" Fabric 1 1/2 yards 1 1/2 yards 1 3/4 yards 1 3/4 yards
    Both Views, 58" Fabric 1 1/4 yards 1 1/4 yards 1 1/4 yards 1 1/2 yards

     

    SIZE 7 8 10 12
    Both Views, 44" Fabric 1 3/4 yards 1 3/4 yards 2 yards 2 yards
    Both Views, 58" Fabric 1 1/2 yards 1 1/2 yards 1 1/2 yards 1 1/2 yards

     

    Finished Measurements

    size 3T 4 5 6
    Chest 29 1/2" 30 1/2" 31 1/2" 32 1/2"
    Hip 31 1/4" 32 1/4" 33 1/4" 34 1/4"
    Back Length* 17 1/2" 18 1/2" 19 1/2" 20 1/2"
    Sleeve Length* 22 3/4" 23 1/2" 24 1/4" 25"
    Neck 12 3/4" 13" 13 1/4" 13 3/4"

     

    size 7 8 10 12
    Chest 34 35 36 1/2" 37 1/2"
    Hip 35 3/4" 36 3/4" 38 1/4" 39 1/4"
    Back Length* 21 1/2" 22 1/2" 23 1/2" 24 1/2"
    Sleeve Length* 25 3/4" 26 3/4" 27 3/4" 28 3/4"
    Neck 14" 14 1/4" 14 1/2" 15"

    * Measured from center back at neck.

     

  • English System
    Size Chest
    (in)
    Waist
    (in)
    Hip
    (in)
    Height
    (in)
    Weight
    (lbs)
    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 32 56-58 78-85

     

    Metric System
    Size Chest
    (cm)
    Waist
    (cm)
    Hip
    (cm)
    Height
    (cm)
    Weight
    (kg)
    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 81 142-147 35-38

     

  • Average rating: (5 of 5) based on 1 reviews

    button up button down shirt
    Reviewed by (Verified Buyer) on 11/04/2017
    Amazing pattern with really clear instructions, made for my grandson. Will post pictures when finished.I AM ABOUT TO MAKE ADULT VERSION FOR MY SON AND HUSBAND
    1 of 1 customers found this helpful.
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