This is a sewing pattern for men's Victorian-era, high-waisted trousers - perfect for Victorian and steampunk costume ensembles, as well as various Doctor Who cosplays and the Joker, amongst others!
This pattern comes in sizes 30-48 and includes an abundance of construction options and variations, including:
* Cut-on waistband
* Sewn-on waistband (options listed below):
> center-front closure, 2" overlap, or 3" overlap
> front-only waistband (with back cut-on)
> back-only waistband (with front cut-on)
> with OR without back double-top for suspenders
* Optional front pleats (with sew-on waistband only)
* Button-fly closure (regular OR with French tab)
> top button visible or hidden
* "Regular"/flat hem, curved hem, or 1 ½" cuffs
* Optional side pockets
* Optional back welt or double-welt pockets with optional button tab
* Optional back buckle
* Optional slant pockets (with sew-on waistband only)
* Optional belt loops (with sew-on waistband only)
The pattern includes information about the finished garment's measurements, all materials required, and detailed instructions.
In addition to our FREE in-depth Victorian trousers tutorial, we're also including PDFs of the following FREE character-specific trousers tutorials on CD:
* Doctor Who: 2nd Doctor trousers
* Doctor Who: 5th Doctor trousers
* Doctor Who: 6th Doctor trousers
* Doctor Who: 7th Doctor trousers
* Batman: The Joker's trousers
Our tutorial PDFs contain a wealth of information not on the printed instructions, including numerous examples of characters' trousers in mainstream entertainment, a step-by-step construction guide with accompanying photos, a multitude of pictures and diagrams, various sewing tips (and other options) along the way, and instructions for how to alter the pattern if necessary to achieve an ideal fit.
The pattern is printed on four large sheets and a printed copy of text-only instructions is included in addition to the free tutorials.
Click on the images below for examples of finished trousers made with this sewing pattern:
Doctor Who - 2nd Doctor(ish) trousers
Doctor Who - 5th Doctor trousers
Doctor Who - 6th Doctor trousers
Doctor Who - 7th Doctor(ish) trousers
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