True Bias : Emerson Pant & Short Pattern
The Emerson pattern is a pull-on crop pant or short with an elasticized back and flattering front waistband.
Views A and B have a mid rise that sits just below the natural waist.
Views C and D have a high rise that sits over the belly button.
All views have front pleats and side pockets.
Views A and C are a cropped, wide leg pant, hitting a couple of inches above the ankle.
Views B and D are a short with an approximate 4 inch inseam.
Sewing Level: Advanced Beginner
Sizes: This is a multi-size paper pattern including sizes 0 – 18.
*See images for fabric requirements and sizing information.
Suggested Fabric: Light to medium weight woven fabrics such as linen, cotton, rayon challis, and chambray.
- Coordinating thread
- lightweight fusible interfacing (0.25 yds)
- 1 1/2” wide elastic (1 yd)
- safety pin.