YORK'S LEADING FABRIC SHOP

Kids Parachute Polo and Sweatpants - Oliver + S

$22.00

This knit polo and sweatpants pattern includes an inset woven placket and one-piece woven collar and can be made for girls or boys. The sweatpants include an elastic waistband and drawstring as well as a contrast-color side panel and elastic at the ankles.

This basic knit polo or rugby shirt includes an inset woven placket and one-piece woven collar and can be made for girls or boys. The boys’ version features a longer shirt and wider sleeves; the girls’ version is a bit shorter with more fitted sleeves. The sweatpants include an elastic waistband and drawstring as well as a contrast-color side panel and elastic at the ankles. This pattern offers lots of great casual or athletic options for kids of all ages.

Suggested Fabrics

Polo shirt: Knits like jersey, interlock, and thermal knit. For collar and placket use lightweight woven fabrics like quilting cotton, shirting, or chambray.
Sweatpants: Light- to medium-weight knit fabrics like jersey, cotton fleece, and French terry.

Notions

Polo shirt: Coordinating thread, three 1/2" buttons, and featherweight fusible interfacing.
Sweatpants: Coordinating thread, 1 yard of drawstring, 1 yard of 3/4" elastic, 1 yard of 1/2” elastic, and featherweight nonwoven interfacing.


Fabric Guide

SIZE 6-12 M 12-18 M 18-24 M 2T 3T 4
View A, Fabric A, 44" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
1
yard
View A, Fabric A, 58" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
View B, Fabric A, 44" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
View B, Fabric A, 58" 1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
View C, Fabric A, 44" 1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
View C, Fabric A, 58" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
View D, Fabric A, 44" 1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
View D, Fabric A, 58" 1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
View A-D, Fabric B, 44"/58" * 1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
View E, Fabric A, 44"/58" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
1
yard
View E, Fabric B, 44"/58" ** 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard

 

SIZE 5 6 7 8 10 12
View A, Fabric A, 44" 1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
View A, Fabric A, 58" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
View B, Fabric A, 44" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
View B, Fabric A, 58" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
View C, Fabric A, 44" 1 1/4
yards
1 1/4
yards
1 1/4
yards
1 1/4
yards
1 1/2
yards
1 1/2
yards
View C, Fabric A, 58" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
1
yard
1 1/4
yards
1 1/2
yards
View D, Fabric A, 44" 1
yard
1 1/4
yards
1 1/4
yards
1 1/4
yards
1 1/4
yards
1 1/2
yards
View D, Fabric A, 58" 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
3/4
yard
1
yard
View A-D, Fabric B, 44"/58" * 1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
1/2
yard
View E, Fabric A, 44"/58" 1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
View E, Fabric B, 44"/58" ** 3/4
yard
3/4
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard
1
yard

* Collar and placket
** Side panel

 

Finished Measurements

6-12 M 12-18 M 18-24 M 2T 3T 4
Chest, Views A-D 21 1/2" 22" 22 1/2" 23" 23 1/2" 24 1/2"
Length, Views A + C * 15 1/4" 15 3/4" 16" 16 1/2" 16 3/4" 17 3/4"
Length, Views B + D * 13 1/2" 14" 14 1/4" 14 1/2" 15" 16"
Pants, Hip 20 1/4" 21" 21 3/4" 22 1/2" 23 1/2" 24 3/4"
Pants, Length 16 3/4" 17 3/4" 18 3/4" 19 3/4" 20 3/4" 22 3/4"

 

5 6 7 8 10 12
Chest, Views A-D 25 1/2" 26 1/2" 28" 29" 30 1/2" 31 1/2"
Length, Views A + C * 19" 20" 21" 22" 23 1/4" 24 1/4"
Length, Views B + D * 17" 18 1/4" 19 1/4" 20 1/4" 21 1/4" 22 1/4"
Pants, Hip 26" 27" 28" 29 1/2" 30 3/4" 31 3/4"
Pants, Length 24 3/4" 26 3/4" 28 3/4" 30 1/4" 31 3/4" 33 1/4"

* Measured from shoulder at neck

English System
Size Chest
(in)
Waist
(in)
Hip
(in)
Height
(in)
Weight
(lbs)
6-12M 19 19 ½ 19 ½ 27-29 17-22
12-18M 19 ¾ 20 ½ 20 ½ 29-31 22-27
18-24M 20 ½ 21 21 31-33 27-30
2T 21 21 22 33-36 30-33
3T 21 ½ 21 23 36-39 33-36
4 22 ½ 21 ½ 24 39-42 36-39
5 23 ½ 22 25 ½ 42-45 39-44
6 24 ½ 22 ½ 26 ½ 45-49 45-55
7 25 ½ 23 27 ½ 49-52 56-64
8 26 ½ 23 ½ 28 ½ 52-54 65-72
10 28 24 30 54-56 73-77
12 29 25 31 ½ 56-58 78-82

 

Metric System
Size Chest
(cm)
Waist
(cm)
Hip
(cm)
Height
(cm)
Weight
(kg)
6-12M 48 50 50 69-74 8-10
12-18M 50 52 51 74-79 10-12
18-24M 52 53 56 79-84 12-14
2T 53 53 56 84-91 14-15
3T 55 53 58 91-99 15-16
4 57 55 61 99-107 16-18
5 60 56 65 107-114 18-20
6 62 57 67 114-124 20-25
7 65 58 70 124-132 25-29
8 67 60 72 132-137 29-33
10 71 61 76 137-142 33-35
12 74 64 80 142-147 35-37