Carolyn Pajama Pattern - PDF Download
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Designed for chic lounging, the Carolyn Pajamas are thoughtfully tailored with a modern, figure flattering cut.
The Carolyn top features a classic notched collar, curved hem and breast pocket with three sleeve options. For a matching pajama set, choose between a straight legged pant (with or without cuff) or a cuffed short. Both pants and shorts feature an elasticized waist, pockets and a faux fly. Personalize Carolyn by adding contrasting piping details for an elegant finish.
Carolyn is also available as a beautifully printed pattern. This is an instant gratification PDF download available in both print-at-home and copy shop formats. See our guide to printing & assembling PDF files here.
Model notes: Our model is 5'-8" and is wearing a size 12.
Light to medium-weight wovens such as cotton flannel, linen, quilting cottons, shirting, lawn, double gauze, rayon challis, silk crepe or charmeuse.
YARDAGE REQUIREMENTS (58" / 1.5m)
45" / 1.15m
VIEW A: 0-6 = 4.75/4.6m, 8-12 = 5yd/4.6m, 14-20 = 5.5yd/5m
VIEW B: 0-6 = 5yd/4.6m, 10-12 = 5.5yd/5m, 14-20 = 5.75yd/5.25m
VIEW C: 0-6 = 3yd/2.75m, 10-12 = 3.75yd/3.5m, 14-18 = 3.75yd/3.5m, 20 = 4yd/2.75m
60" / 1.5m
VIEW A: 0-12 = 3.25yd/3m, 14-20 = 54yd/3.8m
VIEW B: 0-6 = 3.5yd/3.2m, 10-12 = 3.75/3.5m, 14-20 = 4.25yd/3.9m
VIEW C: 0-6 = 2.25yd/2m, 10-18 = 2.75yd/2.5m, 20 = 3yd/2.75m
- Fusible interfacing (1 yard/.9m)
- 5 shirt buttons (10-15mm)
- 1.5" / 38mm wide elastic - 2 yards
- Marking tool
- Optional piping. Shirt = 3.5yds/3.2m, Pants/shorts = 2yds/1.8m
Sewing level: Intermediate
Sizes: 0 - 20 (see our sizing chart here)
Finished measurements: See complete final measurements here
Instructions: English or French
Print at Home File (Letter & A4): Pants: 32 pages, Top: 34 pages, Shorts: 16 pages
Copy Shop/A0 File: 3.5 large sheets (36"x48" / A0)
From the Closet Case Patterns Community
I will definitely be making more pjs with this pattern. Love the fit and ability to lengthen or shorten. I lengthened the top and bottoms by 1 inch for my daughter who is 5’ 10” tall and they were perfect.
Overall fairly good instructions, and I’m having an experienced sewist help me decipher the pattern speak; picture of “view a” shows cuffed pants, but pattern for view a does not include the cuffs. I didn’t realize this until I got to the pant hemming instructions.
I purchased this pattern for my daughter-in-law (it was on her wish list). She was very happy to receive the gift and there was a "whoop of joy" when she opened it.
Carolyn Pajama Pattern - Print Pattern
These pajamas are so darn cute. The piping, though time consuming, really gives them a polished look. I’m now making a night shirt for summer using a lovely Liberty of London cotton.
I love it, perfect beach cover-up as well as casual dress. Will definitely make more.