GW TR003 These loose fitting trousers in 2 lengths and culottes have lots of “sitting down” room for us weavers and spinners. The front and back yokes make the garment very comfortable and flat around the waist, back darts give some shaping. There is a lapped zip in the left side and a pocket in the right side. Yokes and bands are cut so as to make maximum use of the fabric to avoid waste
Recommended fabrics Cotton, linen and other vegetable fibres work well. Sett needs to be fairly firm- version A have a sett of 15dpi- and not too thick to avoid bulky seams. Wools and wool mixes work well for cooler weather; instructions for (optional) lining included
Get Weaving patterns have been specifically designed for narrow, hand woven fabrics. Pieces are all of a similar width and by making maximum use of the selvedges there is very little wastage. By using our layout plans and cutting and sewing tips you will have the ingredients to turn your individual, hand woven fabrics into stylish, everyday clothing. Don't be too scared to cut your fabric- we have a Secret Weapon to share with you!
Full size pattern (S/M/L/XL), cutting and sewing instructions included
Original pattern by Sarah Howard (co-author Simply Woven 1986, Creative Weaving 2007, Get Weaving 2014) Sarah has been a teacher for over 30 years and has inspired and helped many people to begin weaving and making clothes. All the patterns are tried and tested