£3.50 – £12.50
Buy the Phoebe Flares sewing pattern from Pattern Union. The Phoebe Flares are part of the Phoebe Collection. They can be made as flared pants on their own, or added to one of the Phoebe tops to make dungarees or a jumpsuit (see below). The pants feature gathered side inserts placed flatteringly just below the wide point of the hips and include front pockets. You can use the included waistband or the waistband from the Phoebe Freebie. You can also adapt this pattern into 3/4 pants or shorts.
This sewing pattern is available to buy in the following formats:
– PDF (available to download immediately after purchase). What is a PDF?
– PDF pattern + Printed A0 copy shop (We print out the A0 pattern sheets, but you’ll need to download the digital instructions, as we don’t print these. The PDF files will be emailed immediately after purchase, and the A0 pattern sheets will be dispatched next working day). What is Copy Shop?
Suggested fabrics: Linen, tencel, crepe, rayon, cotton, ramie. Drape will affect the shape of your pants/jumpsuit, so consider how you would like the fabric to sit when selecting fabrics.
Fabric requirements: This pattern is designed to be hacked and adapted, so the amount of fabric you need will be determined by your style. Fabric widths vary a lot so as a guide, the general rule is to measure twice the pattern length to estimate fabric requirements. Wider fabrics require less fabric as you can top and tail the pieces, however if your fabric has a nap or directional print this is not possible and you need to place all pattern pieces in the same direction. In addition, if you are making a jumpsuit, you will need to add the length of the body pattern pieces.
Sizing: 6 – 20. Please check the size chart.
Notions: Thread; optional 4 cm (1 1/2″) wide elastic, depending on style.
PDF pattern includes: Instructions (including a link to an instructional video); print-at-home A4/US letter pattern; print-at-home eco A4/US letter pattern; A0 copy shop pattern. All patterns have layers, so you can print only the size(s) you need. It is recommended that you only print one size for the eco version to avoid confusion when tracing. There is also a handy envelope design to assist with storage and reference.
Note: The Phoebe Bib and Tucker or Phoebe Shirred can be added to the Phoebe Flares to make dungarees or a jumpsuit.
Phoebe Bib and Tucker: This is an on-trend bib add-on to use with the Phoebe Freebie, Phoebe Pockets or Phoebe Flares to make dungarees. Options are included for a high or low waist, sway back adjustment, cup sizes, and ties that can fasten with knots, buttons or braces. Darts contour to the bust and reduce gaping. A bonus retro headband pattern is also included.
Phoebe Shirred: This is a retro shirred top add-on to use with the Phoebe Freebie, Phoebe Pockets or Phoebe Flares to make a jumpsuit. It can also be made as an individual garment.
PLEASE NOTE: The Phoebe Bib and Tucker and Phoebe Shirred are separate add-ons priced at £5.50 and £3.50, respectively. You must buy the original Phoebe Flares pattern priced at £5.50 to use the add-ons.
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Cottons / Chambray / Lawn / Quilting, Rayon / Viscose / Crepe, Linen
Half a day
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PDF – Bib and Tucker, PDF – Bib and Tucker + Printed copy shop (+£7.00), PDF – Flares, PDF – Flares + Printed copy shop (+£7.00), PDF – Shirred, PDF – Shirred + Printed copy shop (+£7.00)
21 pages (eco version), 54 pages
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