McCalls Tops and Trousers M7985
The McCalls M7985 tops and trousers pattern, it’s perfect for an advanced beginner/intermediate dressmaker. Very loose fitting top and tunics have self faced yoke with forward shoulder, upper and lower fronts with inside casing for drawstring, neckband, front button closing and narrow hems. A, C: Sleeves. B: Bias tape armhole finish, purchased trim. B, C: Shaped hem, wrong side shows. C: Collar and side slits. Straight-legged, semi-fitted pull on pants have elasticized waist, side seam pockets and stitched hems.
FABRICS: Linen, Cotton Blends, Crepes, Poplin.
Note: Fabric requirement allows for nap, one-way design or shading. Extra fabric may be needed to match design or for shrinkage.
NOTIONS: A, B, C: Four 5/8” (1.5 cm) Buttons. B: 2 yds. (1.9 m) of 5/8” (1.5 cm) Flat Lace Trim, One Package 1/2” (1.3 cm) Bias Tape. D: 2 yds. (1.9 m) of 1″ (2.5 cm) Elastic.
Size Combinations: B5(8-10-12-14-16), RR(18W-20W-22W-24W)
This sewing pattern is available in PAPER format.
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Cottons / Chambray / Lawn / Quilting, Linen, Rayon / Viscose / Crepe
One to two days
Confident Beginner, Intermediate
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