To know and gain knowledge on the construction of a pyjama.
To understand the suitable fabric and designs for a pyjama.
Pyjama is adopted by all the age group of men as a lower garment.
Pyjama serves as both casual and night wear garment.
This is the traditional costume of Andhra Pradesh.
Measuring Tools - Measuring Tape, Scale.
Drawing Tools - Brown Paper, Pins, Pencil, Drawing Table.
Marking Tools - Tailor’s Chalk, Pencil.
Cutting Tools - Scissors, Seam Rippers, Fabric Shears.
Stitching Tools - Thread, Hand Needle, Sewing Machine.
Ironing Tools - Iron Box, Ironing Table.
Fasteners and Openers Attachments - Elastic, Tape.
Decorating Items - Embroidery, Applique Binding by using Contrast Fabric.
Cotton, Voils, Kathar.
Age - 5 Years
Length - 56 cm
Waist Band - 8 cm
Bottom Folding - 2 cm
Seam Circumference - 84 cm
Including height + bottom folding – 1 to 1 1/2 meters.
Draw a rectangle ABCD
AB = CD - Length (56 cm) + Bottom Seam Allowance (2 cm) + Waist Band (8 cm)
AC = BD - 1/4 Seat Circumference (21 cm)
CE - 2.5 cm
CF - 1/3 Seat Circumference (19 cm)
DG - 5 cm
FG - Inside Leg
BG - Leg Circumference
EF - Crotch Seam
SG - Straight Grain
AEFGBA - Front and Back Pyjama Patterns.
Fold the fabric in lengthwise grain and cut.
Trace out the pattern on the fabric and cut the fabric after leaving enough seam allowances.
Front and Back Part - 2 pieces
· Fold the bottom of the pyjama and stitch.
· Stitch the seam of the pyjama.
· Fold and stitch the waist band of the pyjama, with suitable allowance for inserting the cord.
· Trim out the unwanted threads.
· Insert a cord or elastic through the front opening of the pyjama and finish out the garment.
· Iron and fold the pyjama neatly.
Pyjama Bodice Pattern