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Parachute Polo & Sweatpants (Small)

oliver + s

$ 16.95


This knit polo and sweatpants pattern includes an inset woven placket and one-piece woven collar and can be made for girls or boys. The sweatpants include an elastic waistband and drawstring as well as a contrast-color side panel and elastic at the ankles.

Skill Level: Beginner

After successfully sewing this pattern, you will have developed the following skills: collar, knit fabric, flat-set sleeves, partial placket, and patch pocket.

Recommended Fabric: 
Polo shirt: Knits like jersey, interlock, and thermal knit. For collar and placket use lightweight woven fabrics like quilting cotton, shirting, or chambray.
Sweatpants: Light- to medium-weight knit fabrics like jersey, cotton fleece, and French terry.

Materials Needed 
Polo shirt:

  • Coordinating thread
  • three 1/2" buttons
  • featherweight fusible interfacing

Sweatpants:

  • Coordinating thread
  • 1 yard of drawstring
  • 1 yard of 3/4" elastic
  • 1 yard of 1/2” elastic
  • featherweight nonwoven interfacing 

Fabric Guide

SIZE 6-12 M 12-18 M 18-24 M 2T 3T 4
View A, Fabric A, 44" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
1
yard
View A, Fabric A, 58" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
View B, Fabric A, 44" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
View B, Fabric A, 58" 1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
View C, Fabric A, 44" 1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
View C, Fabric A, 58" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
View D, Fabric A, 44" 1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
View D, Fabric A, 58" 1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
View A-D, Fabric B, 44"/58" * 1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
View E, Fabric A, 44"/58" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
1
yard
View E, Fabric B, 44"/58" ** 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard

 

SIZE 5 6 7 8 10 12
View A, Fabric A, 44" 1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
View A, Fabric A, 58" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
View B, Fabric A, 44" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
View B, Fabric A, 58" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
View C, Fabric A, 44" 1 1/4
yards
1 1/4
yards
1 1/4
yards
1 1/4
yards
1 1/2
yards
1 1/2
yards
View C, Fabric A, 58" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
1
yard
1 1/4
yards
1 1/2
yards
View D, Fabric A, 44" 1
yard
1 1/4
yards
1 1/4
yards
1 1/4
yards
1 1/4
yards
1 1/2
yards
View D, Fabric A, 58" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
1
yard
View A-D, Fabric B, 44"/58" * 1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
View E, Fabric A, 44"/58" 1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
View E, Fabric B, 44"/58" ** 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard

* Collar and placket
** Side panel

 

Finished Measurements

6-12 M 12-18 M 18-24 M 2T 3T 4
Chest, Views A-D 21 1/2" 22" 22 1/2" 23" 23 1/2" 24 1/2"
Length, Views A + C * 15 1/4" 15 3/4" 16" 16 1/2" 16 3/4" 17 3/4"
Length, Views B + D * 13 1/2" 14" 14 1/4" 14 1/2" 15" 16"
Pants, Hip 20 1/4" 21" 21 3/4" 22 1/2" 23 1/2" 24 3/4"
Pants, Length 16 3/4" 17 3/4" 18 3/4" 19 3/4" 20 3/4" 22 3/4"

 

5 6 7 8 10 12
Chest, Views A-D 25 1/2" 26 1/2" 28" 29" 30 1/2" 31 1/2"
Length, Views A + C * 19" 20" 21" 22" 23 1/4" 24 1/4"
Length, Views B + D * 17" 18 1/4" 19 1/4" 20 1/4" 21 1/4" 22 1/4"
Pants, Hip 26" 27" 28" 29 1/2" 30 3/4" 31 3/4"
Pants, Length 24 3/4" 26 3/4" 28 3/4" 30 1/4" 31 3/4" 33 1/4"

* Measured from shoulder at neck


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