Introducing my newest pattern two years in the making, the Qualicum Jumpsuit.
Qualicum is a relaxed fit woven jumpsuit available in 3 different views. The jumpsuit features front button placket, two oversized pockets, and beautiful inside finishes. Sew it with or without sleeves and a choice of three different lengths.
Qualicum is designed to be oversized with a positive ease of 4″ through the bust, 14″ through the waist, and 5″ through the hips. As with my other patterns, it is drafted for a height of 5’9″ and provides you with either a B or D sewing cup.
As I was sewing up the MANY samples for this pattern I found what a difference each fabric made in the overall look of the garment. When working with a more structured fabric like linen or lightweight denim you are left with a closer fit. But make it out of double gauze like the one above and it is the ultimate flowy jumpsuit.
The pattern calls for six buttons which I took as an opportunity to show off some of my new favourite buttons. But I have also made the jumpsuit with snaps when I just wasn’t up for sewing buttonholes. Also watch in the coming weeks for another fun variation on the front placket…
The big front pockets not only offer a great visual detail for this pattern but I can attest they are perfect candy holders as well.
There will be a full sew along soon, so keep an eye out for that.
Qualicum is marked down through Sunday in the shop, so grab your copy today.
BF is from Vancouver and took me on an island tour. Qualicum was my favorite spot.Beautiful design and beautiful pictures!!!