Alexandria Peg Trousers and Shorts
£13.00 – £18.50
Buy the Alexandria Peg Trousers and Shorts sewing pattern from Named. Alexandria is a relaxed fit tapered trouser or short with an elastic and drawstring waist. There are four pleats at the front waist, curved front pockets (the pocket opening is partly hidden under a pleat) and patch pockets at the back. The trousers have narrow legs, and the shorts have an uneven dolphin hem.
This sewing pattern is available to buy in the following formats:
– PAPER (next working day dispatch on orders and FREE UK delivery over £50)
– PDF (available to download immediately after purchase). What is a PDF?
What we think: These have been raved about in the sewing community, and lots of people have recommended them for travelling because of their relaxed fit.
Suggested fabrics: Light to medium weight woven or knit fabric. For example, crepe, satin or other trouser fabric with drape. For a more sporty look, pick sweatshirt jersey or a similar knit. The sample trousers are made up in a crepe de chine, and the shorts are made of sweatshirt jersey.
Fabric requirements: Note that for patterned or napped fabrics the fabric requirement may be higher.
Trousers: 150 cm (60″) wide fabric: 130 – 200 cm (1 1/2 – 2 1/4 yd) // 115 cm (45″) wide fabric: 195 – 245 cm (2 1/4 – 2 3/4 yd).
Shorts: 150 cm (60″) wide fabric: 90 – 115 cm (1 – 1 1/4 yd) // 115 cm (45″) wide fabric: 125 – 150 cm (1 1/2 – 1 3/4 yd).
Pocket bag fabric: 40 cm (16″).
Sizing: EU 32 – 50 (approx. UK 4/6 – 22). Please check the size chart and finished garment measurements.
Notions: 25 cm (1/4 yd) of fusible interfacing for trousers (waistband) OR 50 cm (1/2 yd) of fusible interfacing for shorts (waistband and facings); 3 cm (1¼”) wide elastic as long as your high hip measurement; drawstring cord (approx. 200 cm/2 yd).
PDF pattern includes: Instructions; A4/US letter print-at-home pattern (with layers); A0 copy shop file.
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