The Fulford Jeans sewing pattern is a truly classic straight leg jean. This pair of jeans features a regular fit in the thigh and straight legs. They feature a conservatively high rise reminiscent of vintage work jeans that sits just below the waist. Sew these jeans in a rugged denim and expect to wear this hard wearing pair for years to come.
This jeans pattern features all of the traditional details required when sewing denim - add lots of strengthening topstitching, learn to sew flatfell inseams, construct a zipper fly, and apply rivets to high stress areas. As an added bonus, the waistband is drafted in two pieces with a center back seam hidden under the belt loop. This construction style allows for very easy fit modifications, even once the jeans are fully constructed. This is a perfect solution for the home sewist who might like to sew these as a surprise gift or for the wearer with a fluctuating waistline.
This pattern, as part of the Alpine Outdoors Collection, is a hard-wearing design with a classic fit. Create a hand-made wardrobe of these designs so as to always be comfortably and stylishly ready for the next adventure!
140-150 cm fabric width
Small Sizes ( 26 - 38) 1.8 metres / Large Sizes (40 - 50) 2.7 metres
Denim fabric (9-16 oz) or bottom- weight fabrics such as twill or corduroy. Fabrics with no stretch oe up to 2% elastine are suitable. A higher elastine content will change the fit and it may be necessary to size down. Ensure that your sewing machine can handle the denim weight you choose by sewing through five layers of fabric.
Pocket lining - strong cottons or cotton blends. This a great opportunity to use novelty printed cottons as it will only be visible from the inside of the jeans!
Interfacing - medium weight fusible interfacing
- 1/2" to 1" (1.3 cm to 2.5cm) in diametre metal shank jeans button
- 6 pocket rivets
- Regular polyester thread
- Topstitching thread ( thicker than regular thread and usually in contrasting colour)
- Optional 3" x 2 1/2" (7.6cm x 6.4 cm) scrap of leather for decorative back
- A metal tooth zipper sized as follows: Size 7" (20 cm) or Size 8" (23cm)
|This Pack Contains;||1. A tissue copy of the pattern in sizes 26 to 50, 2. A 21 page staple bound illustrated instruction booklet (lays flat while sewing!), 3. An embroidered Thread Theory garment tag, 4. A chip board pattern folder with string closure - simple to use and sturdy enough to store your patterns for years to come|