A softly structured waistcoat with a boxy fit, two welt pockets and a simple stitched belt at the back. Layer up in the winter or wear on its own in the summer in a tumbled linen.
All seam allowances are 1.5cm unless stated otherwise and are included in the pattern.
Skill level; Intermediate. (Leaving the welt pockets off would make it an advanced beginner make)
This is a multi-size Paper pattern including sizes 6 – 18.
Suitable fabrics – 5-8oz linen, 5-10oz denim, light – medium weight corduroy, wool, wool blends, cotton canvas or twill. For the lining: lightweight wovens such as calico, cotton lawn, cotton, cotton blends, tencel/linen (when choosing your cloth consider that the lining fabric may be visible).
You will need:
0.65M/ 3/4YD interfacing.
6 x 1.5cm/ 3/4″ buttons.
2.5cm / 1" Buckle Slider or two extra buttons (optional).
Self (front waistcoat only)
Self (including back)
Lining (including outer back)
Lining (for version with self back)