Tessa is a super stylish jogger set for the sporty girl who likes to look her best at all times. It includes a sweatshirt with a high-low hem style and a set of pleats right at the hem for a bit of added flair. It also includes a pair of cropped jogging pants with inseam pockets, pleated hems and a comfy waistband with both elastic and drawstring.
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SUGGESTED FABRICS: Medium- to heavy-weight knit fabrics with at least 50% stretch and good recovery -- 58"/60" wide. Try Stretch Fleece, French Terry, Stretch Velvet, Velour, Ponte de Roma or Sweater Knits. You may use Cotton Lycra or Jersey for a lightweight set. Use Rib Knits or a fabric with high lycra content for the cuffs and bands.
NOTIONS: 2 yards of 1/2" wide knit elastic and 2 yards of 1/2" wide twill tape or heavy cording for pants' drawstring. Small scraps of fusible interfacing.
OPTIONAL: Two 1/2" eyelets (to use instead of buttonholes).
This pattern comes in sizes 2T (toddler) to 12 (girls/tweens). See the 2nd photo for fabric requirements and sizing charts.
NOTE: This is a downloadable PDF pattern, NOT A PAPER PATTERN. Your pattern can be opened with Adobe Reader and will print on standard letter-size paper (8.5" x 11"). There are 43 pages total in this document, including full-size computer-drafted pattern pieces.
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