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Classic Chinos


    The Classic Chinos are a wardrobe staple for any boy or girl. Dress them up or dress them down; these chinos have you covered for school uniforms, church, or rough and tumble play.

    Pattern includes options for pants or knee length shorts. Classic Chinos can also be easily altered for shorties or capris. The Classic Chinos feature a functioning zip fly or quick and easy faux fly, front slant pockets, optional welt pockets (you won't believe how easy these are!), flat front waistband with elastic in back and optional belt loops.

    These chinos are cloth diaper approved by the amazing testing team!

    Pattern comes with a full tutorial and color photos in an easy to print PDF. Pattern pieces are computer generated and color coded for easy cutting. 

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    An instant download link will be sent to your email as soon as payment is completed. Save the PDF to your computer and print off as many times as you like.

    You may sell items made with this pattern. You may not resell, copy, or redistribute this pattern in any form.

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    1. Very nice pattern  star rating

      Posted by Unknown on 27th Jul 2016

      I liked the way they looked when finished, will be making more

    2. Very nice pattern !  star rating

      Posted by Laureline on 7th Jul 2016

      I'm glad I bought this pattern, this is a staple that everybody should own. It lasts. It is simple, classy or casual, long or short, just perfect.
      Sizes are a little big for my boys. I cut 1 size smaller than their actual age and it is still a little bit wide. But I added adjustable elastic thus it fits nicely.
      I just sew 2 buttons and buttonholes inside the waistband and cut through and elastic. Ez, but efficient. ;)
      Thank you and bravo for this pattern !

    3. Perfect!  star rating

      Posted by Kim Scherer on 4th Jul 2016

      This pattern is exactly what I was looking for! A nice casual pant that worked great for all of my boys ranging in age from 1 to 7! Very easy to follow instructions and the fit was great, just had to add a little length!

    4. Very nice written and instructive pattern!  star rating

      Posted by zulma z on 24th Mar 2016

      This pattern is a n staple in the wardrobe ñ. Super easy, quick abd super fit on this pants. Love it!

    5. So versatile!  star rating

      Posted by Charlene on 18th Feb 2016

      I made 5 pair of these in a suiting fabric and paired them with the Little Gentleman Jacket. They made professional looking suit pants but I can see using this pattern for a ton of applications! School uniform pants, play shorts or pants, nice dress pants, etc. An easy to follow pattern. I love the option for faux or functioning zipper. My older kids prefer a real zipper but I prefer a faux fly for my toddlers.

    6. These are perfect fit for my 4 children  star rating

      Posted by Unknown on 4th Oct 2015

      I love this pattern, they fit my 4 children perfectly and look fantastic on boys and girls of any age!

    7. Perfect Pants  star rating

      Posted by Gemma on 5th Feb 2015

      I've only made one pair so far, but it will be the first of many! Easy to follow pattern, true to size, and the trousers are just too cute!

    8. Perfection  star rating

      Posted by Unknown on 21st Oct 2014

      This pattern is great! It is really easy to follow, fits true to size, and the finished product looks professional. I've used the pattern to make my preschooler everyday pants, but I'm sure I will make many, many more pairs!

    9. Perfect for School pants!  star rating

      Posted by Unknown on 22nd Sep 2014

      This pattern is great! The welt pockets were a little tricky for me but once I read through the instructions more carefully I was able to get them just right on my second try. The completed look is perfect and the fit for my girls was just right.

    10. Perfect casual dress pant/short pattern!  star rating

      Posted by Amber on 8th Jun 2014

      I made a pair of Chino shorts for my son to wear out to dinner and church. I did a custom size because he's so small waisted I can't find store clothes that fit him. These fit great! I didn't even know what a welt pocket was before making these and the pattern was so easy to follow they turned out great! It is a nice fitted pant/short. My kids elemtary and middle school have uniforms and I bought this pattern to make uniform bottoms for them and I am so glad I did. No one will know the difference when he starts kindergarten.

    11. Classic Pants and Shorts  star rating

      Posted by Stephanie Williams on 29th May 2014

      This pattern had been on my wish list for a while. Once I realized it was for shorts AND pants, I snapped it up. I have made the size 4 and 6. They fit is great. They are not as baggy as some boy shorts, but they are a tailored, dressy pant. My only issue was the pockets are too small for all my 4 year old's treasures. The directions are great and offer guidance on how to get a "store bought" look.

    12. Love these!!  star rating

      Posted by Daisy on 22nd May 2014

      A great pattern for pants or shorts. Can be made dressier with the pockets, or just simple pull up shorts for your littles. Easy to follow and the fit is true to size.

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