This pattern features wide, pleated culottes that look like a full skirt but can be worn for activities from biking to climbing on the monkey bars. The knit top can be sewn up as a T-shirt with cute cuffed sleeves or a sweatshirt with pockets.
SIZE RANGE 6 months to 4 years
SKILL LEVEL Oliver + S level 2 (1 = easy, 4 = advanced)
FABRIC SUGGESTIONS Tee: Light- to medium-weight knit fabrics with at least 25% stretch like jersey, French terry, cotton fleece, velour, and waffle knit. Culottes: Light- to medium-weight woven fabrics like quilting cotton, broadcloth, chambray, denim, fine-wale corduroy, twill, gabardine, and linen.
SUPPLIES Tee: Coordinating thread, lightweight fusible interfacing (knit or nonwoven). Culottes: Coordinating thread, lightweight fusible interfacing, approximately 18" of 3/4" elastic.