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Art Museum Vest and Trousers (Large)

oliver + s

$ 16.00


This classic vest and trousers ensemble is sure to be a hit for a day’s excursion out of the house. Fully lined vest includes welt pockets and a belt at the back. Trousers have a faux fly, elastic-back waistband, front pockets, and back welt pockets.

Skill Level: Beginner

After successfully sewing this pattern, you will have developed the following skills: buttonholes, front hip pocket, lining, and welt pockets.

Recommended Fabrics
Vest: Light- to medium-weight woven fabrics like quilting cotton, shirting, poplin, broadcloth, and linen.
Trousers: Light-, medium-, or medium-heavyweight fabrics like quilting cotton, shirting, seersucker, lightweight corduroy, denim, wool suiting, canvas, and chambray.
Waistband facing: Light- to medium-weight woven fabrics.

Notions
Vest:

  • Coordinating thread
  • 5/8" buttons (five for sizes 6M-5, seven for sizes 6-12)
  • lightweight fusible interfacing

Trousers:

  • Coordinating thread
  • lightweight fusible interfacing
  • (1) 5/8–3/4" button
  • 1 yard of 3/4" elastic

Fabric Guide (all fabric widths: 44" unless otherwise indicated)

SIZE 6-12 M 12-18 M 18-24 M 2T 3T 4
View A, Fabric A* 1/2 yard 1/2 yard 1/2 yard 1/2 yard 1/2 yard 1/2 yard
View A, Fabric B** 1 yard 1 yard 1 yard 1 yard 1 yard 1 yard
View B, Fabric C 1 yard 1 yard 1 yard 1 yard 1 1/4 yards 1 1/4 yards
View B, Fabric C, 58" 3/4 yard 3/4 yard 3/4 yard 1 yard 1 yard 1 yard
View B, Fabric D*** 1/4 yard 1/4 yard 1/4 yard 1/4 yard 1/4 yard 1/4 yard


SIZE 5 6 7 8 10 12
View A, Fabric A* 3/4 yard 3/4 yard 3/4 yard 3/4 yard 3/4 yard 3/4 yard
View A, Fabric B** 1 yard 1 1/4 yards 1 1/4 yards 1 1/4 yards 1 1/4 yards 1 1/4 yards
View B, Fabric C 1 3/4 yards 1 3/4 yards 2 yards 2 yards 2 1/4 yards 2 1/4 yards
View B, Fabric C, 58" 1 1/4 yards 1 1/4 yards 1 1/2 yards 1 1/2 yards 1 1/2 yards 1 1/2 yards
View B, Fabric D*** 1/4 yard 1/4 yard 1/2 yard 1/2 yard 1/2 yard 1/2 yard

* Front, welt pockets, and belt
** Lining, back, and belt lining
*** Waistband and pocket bags

Finished Measurements

SIZE 6-12 M 12-18 M 18-24 M 2T 3T 4
Chest 21 1/2" 22" 22 1/2" 23" 23 1/2" 24 1/2"
Vest Back Length* 11" 11 1/2" 11 3/4" 12 1/4" 12 3/4" 13"
Trouser Waist** 19 3/4" 20 3/4" 21 3/4" 22 3/4" 23 3/4" 24 3/4"
Trouser Outseam 18" 18 3/4" 19 3/4" 20 3/4" 22" 24 1/4"


SIZE 5 6 7 8 10 12
Chest 25 1/2" 26 1/2" 28" 29" 30 1/2" 31 1/2"
Vest Back Length* 14" 14 1/2" 15 1/2" 16 1/4" 17" 17 1/2"
Trouser Waist** 25 3/4" 26 3/4" 28 1/4" 29 1/4" 30 3/4" 31 3/4"
Trouser Outseam 26 1/4" 28 1/2" 30 1/2" 32 1/4" 33 3/4" 35 1/2"

* Measured from shoulder at neck
** Fully extended


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