Maja Highwaisted Wide Trousers Sewing Pattern, Monsterfabriken
Maja is a highwaisted wide pant. It has pockets on the sides and welt pockets at the back. The pattern includes two different waistbands, either you make it with a front fly or with a hidden zipper att the side.
This pattern is not for beginners and is suitable for those with experience in dressmaking, adjusting patterns or pattern cutting.
The pattern includes general sewing instrucions which are very clear, but there are no illustrations making it unsuitable for beginners, but refreshing for those more experiences. Detailed instructions are avaliable as a download with the code included in the pattern. This is a great pattern for those looking for a challenge.
Difficulty level: 4 of 5
Fabric Suggestions: The pattern is designed for woven fabrics.
Fabric Requirements: Please see the image in the gallery for information.
A Note about Monsterfabriken Patterns:
Monsterfabriken are essentially pattern makers, whose main focus is the fit. Their aim is to make patterns that are easy to follow and alter. Their sewing patterns are plain but detailed so that you can easily adjust them to your body and your liking. Monsterfabriken patterns do not have seam allowances included. This could seem daunting, but actually it can be really beneifcial if you are adjusting patterns or using the pattern pieces as a block.
Monsterfabriken make two sizes fitted on two different bodies . . .
In order to get the fit we have intended we are working with primary and secondary body measurements. For tops, the chest measurement is the primary measurement and for bottoms it is the hip measurement. The secondary measurements will give you a hint how the garment will fit on you and if you need to make any changes in order to fit your body perfectly.
In order to choose the right size please take your body measurements and compare it with the size tables below. Range 1 and 2 represents two different body types where Range1 is customized for the smaller bodies and Range 2 for larger and also curvier bodies. When the body gets larger the proportions are changing. Therefore have we decided to make two separate size ranges with different base sizes and grading in order to get the best fit for as many as possible. We have a fixed body length of 168 cm in all of our patterns and you will have to adjust the length of your garment in order to fit your length.
Body measurement - Size range 1
A. Bust 80 84 88 92 96
B. Waist 64 68 72 76 80
C. Hip 90 94 98 102 106
D. Sleeve length, center back 77 77,5 78 78,5 79
E. Inside leg 79 79 79 79 79
Body measurement - Size range 2
A. Bust 96 101 106 111 116
B. Waist 74 79 84 89 94
C. Hip 104 109 114 119 124
D. Sleeve length, center back 79 79,5 80 80,5 81
E. Inside leg 79 79 79 79 79
Please note - seam allowances are not included in the pattern.
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