This knitted bodysuit offers extreme comfort, due to the natural elasticity of the material that it is made of, and distinctive elegance, thanks to the flat pleats that give the garment a nice effect. It is available with 3 distinct sleeve options and is sewn with both a conventional sewing machine and a serger machine.
- Level: Intermediate
- Pattern for sizes : 34 to 52 (European) / 4 to 22 (US) / 6 to 24 (UK)
- Seam allowances included (see quality chart)
- Free access to full step-by-step assembly video
- Bilingual English-French pattern
- More pictures #pulppattern #atelierscammit
PAPER PATTERN : instruction booklet + full size pattern > A0 (2 pieces overlap)
PDF PATTERN : instruction file + projector file + full size pattern to print and assemble (1 layer per size and 2 printing formats : A0 = 2 pages / A4 and US Letter = 19 + 23 pages)
What you will learn with this pattern (see the videos of the main techniques here) :
- Sewing knit fabric with and without a serger
- Making an elastic seam using a twin needle
- Installing lastin to keep stretch and avoid deformation
- Making pintucks
- Finishing a sleeve with a cuff
|Total length (inches)||25||26||26||27||28||29||30||31||33||34|
|Top / bottom junction (inches)||27||29||30||32||34||36||39||41||43||46|
|Thigh circumference (inches)||19||20||21||22||23||24||26||27||29||30|
|Sleeve length (inches)||24||24||24||24||24||25||25||25||26||26|
|Fabric 55" wide (inches)||51||51||51||63||63||63||71||71||79||79|
|Flat elastic band 0.3" (inches)||max 160"|
|Special bodysuit press studs||2.8" (3 press-studs) on a 0.7" large band|
Recommended fabrics :
- Weight: light (130 to 190 gsm or 4-6 oz.)
- Fabric: knitted (thin jersey, Milano, interlock)
- Stretch factor*: 40 to 70% (0-5% elastane)
- (in photos & in video) leo cotton jersey, red and green rib jersey : Stragier, made size 38, 1 cm longer, B sleeve. Worn with California or Attitude.
- (in photos) woolen dark green jersey: from local market, made size 38, 1 cm longer, A sleeve. Worn with California.
- (in photos) cotton rust jersey: Atelier Brunette, made size 38, 1 cm longer, C sleeve. Worn with California.
- (in photos) woolen offwhite jersey: Sacré Coupons, made size 38, 1 cm longer, B sleeve. Worn with Attitude.
Johanna’s measurements : 1m75 - 87/71/95
Visit the blog to learn how to adjust the pattern for height.