Paper Theory Patterns Zadie Jumpsuit

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Buy the Zadie Jumpsuit sewing pattern from Paper Theory Patterns. The Zadie Jumpsuit is a relaxed and easy to wear one piece. It wraps around the body and fastens with a tie so there is no need for buttons or a zip – making it quick and easy to sew, and quick and easy to get on and off. The jumpsuit can be sleeveless with a dropped shoulder or have wide 3/4 length sleeves. The legs are cut wide and skim above the ankle. It has deep slant pockets on the front, and small pleats at the waist on both the front and back. The neck edge is finished with bias binding.

Note: A pattern expansion (sold separately) is available for the Zadie Jumpsuit. Use the Zadie Dress Expansion to make a wrap dress version of Zadie!

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). Choose sizes 6 – 20 or sizes 16 – 28. What is Copy Shop?

Suggested fabrics: This pattern was designed especially for woven, medium weight fabrics like cotton and linen and would look great in fabric that has a draped quality like crepe, viscose twill or satin. It would also make up well in some heavier fabrics like drill and light weight denim. It is possible to make this in knit or stretch fabrics like jersey but the binding technique around the neck is tricky in a stretch fabric so be warned that would take the difficulty degree up a few notches.

Fabric requirements: For Option B (sleeveless), reduce consumption by 35 cm (0.4 yd) for all sizes.

115 cm (45″) wide fabric: 2.75 – 4.40 m (3.00 – 4.80 yd).

150 cm (60″) wide fabric: 2.25 – 3.56 m (2.46 – 3.90 yd).

Sizing: UK 6 – 28 (approx. UK 6 – 30, based on our standardised size chart). Please also check the designer’s size chart and finished garment measurements.

This pattern was drafted for the height of 170 cm (5’7″) and a C bust cup. However, the pattern was sampled with models who had A, C and DD bust cups, and no fitting alterations were necessary for any of these cup sizes.

The model pictured is 5’10” with a 34D bust. She is wearing a size 12 with 2″ of length added to the legs at the hem. This was the only modification for her.

PDF pattern includes: Instructions; A4/US letter print-at-home pattern (42 pages for sizes 6-20, 55 pages for sizes 16-28); A0 copy shop pattern (3 sheets for sizes 6-20, 3 sheets for sizes 16-28); US copy shop pattern (2 sheets for sizes 6-20, 3 sheets for sizes 16-28) // Layers: Yes // Projector file: Yes.

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Additional information


Cottons, Drape, Denim / Corduroy, Linen

Make time

One to two days

Sewing level

Confident Beginner, Intermediate


UK 6 / US 2 / EU 34, UK 8 / US 4 / EU 36, UK 10 / US 6 / EU 38, UK 12 / US 8 / EU 40, UK 14 / US 10 / EU 42, UK 16 / US 12 / EU 44, UK 18 / US 14 / EU 46, UK 20 / US 16 / EU 48, UK 22 / US 18 / EU 50, UK 24 / US 20 / EU 52, UK 26 / US 22 / EU 54, UK 28 / US 24 / EU 56, UK 30 / US 26 / EU 58

Pattern format

PDF, PDF pattern + Printed copy shop SIZES 16 – 28 (+£7.00), PDF pattern + Printed copy shop SIZES 6 – 20 (+£7.00)

PDF Printing

42 Pages, 55 Pages

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