- PDF tutorial
- Video tutorial
- Sewing pattern
Materials you need at home:
- Buttons or snaps
LOU UNISEX SHIRT FOR KIDS SIZE 18 MONTHS TO 12 YEARS LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE
Look for @ateliermimito and #loumimito on Instagram to see what others have made.
The LOU Shirt is a timeless unisex shirt for children age 18 months to 12 years old with optional cuffs, three neckline options and a clean finish using facings and French seams on the reverse.
The LOU pattern along with all other patterns in the Atelier MIMITO collection, was designed for your child to grow into, so you don’t have to change their wardrobe every few months.
Lightweight/mid-weight linen, lyocell, silk noil, soft cotton shirting, cotton cheesecloth, cotton voile, hemp, flannelette, any soft, natural woven fabrics with a good drape. If you are not sure which fabric to use, look up the hashtag #loumimito on Instagram for inspiration.
FABRIC USAGESize 18 to 24M 24 to 36M 4 to 5Y 6 to 7Y 8 to 9Y 10 to 12Y
110cm wide 120cm 130cm 140cm 150cm 160cm 170cm
You might also need iron-on interfacing for the collar depending on your choice of fabric but not essential. A piece of about 20 x 40 cm is enough.
Please note: If you are using a patterned fabric with a repeat that you would like to match, you may need more fabric than suggested above. Use your discretion and ensure your fabric is washed before cutting.
- Matching threads
- Five to six buttons or snaps
- Iron-on interfacing.
PDF SEWING PATTERN
This pattern contains two files. A Print At Home file and a Copy Shop file.
You will find a step by step video tutorial on my YouTube channel Atelier MIMITO. This way you can sew as you watch and pause when needed. Remember to subscribe to my channel to find out of any updates or new tutorials.
Kids and Mums fashion. Timeless sewing patterns designed in Melbourne, Australia.