✂ SEWING PATTERN ✂
A sewing pattern for slim-fit knit pants/leggings with fun decorative elements.
Make a pair of these for either active time and sports, loungewear, or a casual outfit.
It can be made from knitted fabric with moderate stretch like French terry, Ponte de Roma, and medium/heavyweight jegging denim knit.
** No paper pattern will be posted to you ** – This is a PDF pattern for download only.
Motto leggings features:
✂ shaped knee patches;
✂ on-trend pintuck-shaped thigh pieces;
✂ knit elastic waistband;
✂ designed for knit fabrics;
✂wide range of sizes – 2 years to 14 years;
✂layered PDF feature of the pattern. This allows you to print only the sizes you are going to need.
✂1 cm (3/8 inch) seam and 2 cm (3/4 inch) hem allowance included;
✂measurements are provided in both inches and centimeters;
✂a step-by-step printing, cutting, and sewing tutorial.
You can see an example of moto leggings made:
✂ in 95/5 % cotton/elastane French terry in size EU 110/US 5 and size EU 164 / 14 years (dark pink);
✂ in 95/5 % polyamide/elastane neoprene fabric (brown) in size EU 164/ US 14;
✂ in 98/2 % cotton/elastane jersey knit (light pink) in size EU 110/US 5;
✂ in 95/5 % polyamide/elastane Ponte de Roma fabric (grey) in size EU 122/ US 7.
Difficulty level: intermediate, sewing with knits.
Sizing: the Little Moto Leggings pattern comes in a wide range of children’s sizes: US 2 years to 14 years/ EU 92 – 164
As a mother of 2, I know how fast children grow. That’s why I make my patterns in a wide range of sizes so that you can enjoy your favorite patterns longer and “grow” your makes together with your kids.
To pick the right size, refer to the size chart in the pictures. Measurements and instructions are given in both inches and cm.
For size reference, the Moto Leggings are shown in size US 5 / EU 110, EU 122/ US 7, and EU 164/ US 14.
The size chart is for body measurements, not finished garment measurements.
How to measure?
✂Waist- Measure the circumference of the waist at the smallest part, above the belly button.
✂Hips- Measure the circumference of the hips at the widest part.
FULL PRINTING, CUTTING, AND SEWING INSTRUCTIONS ARE PROVIDED IN THE PATTERN.
Fabric consumption depends on the width of the fabric and the size you are going to make.
The amounts given below can be used as a reference to approximate fabric consumption if the fabric is at least 59 inches/150 cm wide.
✂ For sizes 2 – 3 years: 28 inches (70 cm) of fabric.
✂ For sizes 4 – 5 years: 32 inches (80 cm) of fabric.
✂ For sizes 6 – 8 years: 36 inches (90 cm) of fabric.
✂ For sizes 9 – 10 years: 40 inches (100 cm) of fabric.
✂ For sizes 11 – 12 years: 45 inches (110 cm) of fabric.
✂ For sizes 13 – 14 years: 48 inches (120 cm) of fabric.
✂use up to one yard / 1 meter of 1 ¼’’ (3 cm) wide elastic for the waist.
After purchasing, you’ll be able to download two files: a print-at-home version of the pattern in A4 /letter size and a print shop version in A0 size.
The A4/US Letter Size version has 16 tiles, and the A0 file has 1 page.
Instructions on how to print and assemble are included in the pattern.
There is a layered PDF feature of the pattern. This allows you to print only the sizes you are going to need.
Cutting and sewing:
✂The pattern has a 1 cm/ ⅜ ’’ seam allowance and a 2 cm/ ¾’’ hem allowance included in all sizes.
✂Full, step-by-step cutting and sewing instructions are included.
You may make garments from this pattern for personal use and for sale. However, you may not sell or distribute the pattern or instructions in their digital or printed form, in accordance with copyright law.
If your friends or family would like to have a copy, please refer them to this page to get a copy for their individual use.